Art & Revolution

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Art & Revolution (Kunst und revolution)

Directed by Ernst Schmidt jr.

  • Austria 1968; 2 min
  • Original version: No dialogue
  • Genre: Experimental, Short
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Director's Statement

Actions by: Günter Brus, Otto Muehl Peter Weibel, Oswald Wiener, an unidentified masochist. Experimental documentary film about the famous happening at the University of Vienna, a consequence of which was Günter BrusŽ being forced to leave Austria. The original material is combined with sequences from the "material-action nr. 54" by Otto Muehl and a film about how to keep dogs. (E.S.jr.)(This film is part of SchmidtŽs 20 Action and Destruction Films.)

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