The Colours of the Prism, the Mechanics of Time

25/03/2013
  |  Buy to Own: 25/03/2013
  |  96 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
The Colours of the Prism, the Mechanics of Time Film Poster

Synopsis

Director Jacqueline Caux's documentary charts a section of 20th century music including experimental, minimalist, repetitive, postmodern and techno. Reinforcing the work of her late husband, Daniel, who as a musicologist, essayist and radio producer championed musical invention and experimentation, the film features music and contributions from John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, La Monte Young, Terry Riley, Steve Reich, Philip Glass, Meredith Monk, Gavin Bryars and Richie Hawtin.