Witch's Cradle (1943)

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  • Witch's Cradle Outtakes Alternative
  • Witches Cradle Out-takes Alternative


An assembly of outtakes from a film started in 1943 by Maya Deren, but never completed. Photographed in an environment based on Marcel Duchamp's string work in the New York Surrealist exhibition of 1942.

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