Johan Grimonprez - dial H-I-S-T-O-R-Y

Edited by Other Cinema (San Francisco), 2004

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This work on airplane hijackings since the 1960s was inspired by Don DeLillo’s novel Mao II. Using new material, found footage from Holly wood film, and inter views, it explores the media representation of violence that anticipates the events of September 11, 2001.