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Michael powell's peeping tom (1960), roman polanski's repulsion (1965) and michael reeves' witchfinder general (1968) all delivered more intelligent, troubling horror but standing head and shoulders above them all, dominating the landscape like its eponymous basketwork bloke, is the towering figure of the wicker. Mental film, participatory mode, fiction, portrait, travelogue, landscape, adventure film, nature film, hybrid forms combining fiction and docu- mentary a 79-minute silent film, “nanook” con- stitutes one of the first feature-length documen- taries flaherty wrote the intertitles, merging poetic language and description: “the rasp.
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