The Price of Oil

This is 20 min experimental animation video produced for a music piece performed by contemporary music ensemble Wooden Cities, titled the Price of Oil. The video is made through various stop motion techniques and programming in software. This experiment is an archival art practice in which more than 8 thousand archival images/stills are reworked. Images are taken from old newspapers, and magazines, as well as historical video footage and movies’ stills. 

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© Maryam Muliaee 2019