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Short circuits and footnote traces: the Quay Brothers

  title={Short circuits and footnote traces: the Quay Brothers},
  author={Suzanne Buchan},
Catalogue essay in The Quay Brothers' Universum,published concurrently with the eponymous exhibition at the EYE Filmmuseum Amsterdam, 15 Dec 2013-9 March 2014. Abstract: The Quay Brothers have created one of the most compelling bodies of work in cinema. Watching any of their films means entering a complicity of furtive glances, choreographed shadows and a melange of aural and visual motifs and tropes. Their films and non-cinematic collaborative moving image works for performances are… 
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