Astral Projections: A Polyfusion of Media
Music performed by Central Maine Power Music Company and Video by Survival Arts Media and Bill Etra on the Rutt/Etra video synthesizer.
Participants: Survival Arts Media; ZBS Media; Media Bus; Portable Channel; Visual Studies Workshop; Synapse
The half-hour program features videotapes made during a multi-media event held in the domed Star Theatre of the Strasenburgh Planetarium. Edited together with these videotapes segments are documentary tapes about the event and the planetarium's media system. The event was held under the direction of Howard Gutstadt of Survival Arts Media. Originally broadcast on WXXI-TV, Rochester, New York in May 1974. Color and black & white, thirty minutes.
Date of Production
1/2 inch open reel
b&w and color
©VSW / Portable Channel