Mongoloid (1978)

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A skilfully edited 'documentary' from found-footage maestro Bruce Connor, _Mongoloid_ explores the manner in which 'a determined young man overcame his basic mental defect and became a useful member of society.'

Set to the classic Devo number.

'Mongoloid he was a mongoloid happier than you and me.'

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