Kubricks Monolith

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Description: In response to observations made about the Machinima film The Gift ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5tYF8DINz2A ) in which we used Thus Spak Zarathustra in the soundtrack (a key sound feature of Stanley Kubrick's seminal film 2001) that The Gift lacked a Monolith, and that both Kubrick and Elf were wrong in asserting that the cinema screen, and in this case the video screen, stand in for the monolith.... The point i wished to make is that the ratio of the physical object, the monolith (or screen) does not necessarily have any relationship to its power as an idea... For more details on this proposition by Rob Ager please look here http://www.collativelearning.com/2001%20chapter%202.html As Sasquatch & The Producer, Celestial Elf, Sasqautch Avatar c/0 Hobit Bagration, Grateful thanks to Conjunctio Magic for use of Sandvik Forest. Copyright free music courtesy of Musopen.Com http://www.musopen.com/ Chopin Waltz op.34 no.2 Kevin MacLeod of Incompetech.com http://incompetech.com/m/c/royalty-free/ licensed under Creative Commons http://creativecommons.org/licenses/b... Also Spak Zarathustra Supernatural Additional sounds and effects via Freesound http://www.freesound.org/index.php Directed, Filmed and Edited Celestial Elf 2010.
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