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WINTERWHEAT was made by bleaching, scratching and painting directly on the emulsion of an educational film about the farming cycle. I wanted to manipulate the found footage to create lulling, hypnotic visuals while also suggesting an apocalyptic narrative. Though the images can be viewed purely for their graphic idiosyncracy, a quiet but persistent theme of destruction winds its way through the film.

"Street plays the images in a variety of ways, stating, varying and altering his theme with a symphonic sense of invention." - Calvin Ahlgren, San Francisco Chronicle

Awards: SF Int'l Film Festival, 1990

Exhibition: SF Cinematheque, 1989; Denver Int'l Film Festival, 1989; Film Arts Foundation,

1989; US Film Festival, Park City, Utah, 1990.

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16mm film $35.00  
Digital File $35.00  

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