Like all good obstructivist utopian futurists, we always think it's fun, interesting and worthwhile to lay out the source materials of our intermedia inventions. Here you will find a miscellany of many of the wonderful items that made the fabric of "The Dimbola Mikado". Remember, sampling, if you're inventive and TRANSFORMATIVE with it, is always good, kids.
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Five Minutes of Pure Cinema - Henri Chomette
Caruso Not Sleeping Just Dead
Stan Laurel listens to a bedtime story
Lottie as The Sun
British Colonialism in India
Magic Eye - The Video
Photographs of poppies at Wolverton Manor...
Anna Pavlova performs The Dying Swan....
Pieter Bruegel "The Tower of Babel"
An Eye of Post-Human Julia Margaret Cameron
KODAK Camera Commercials
Motion Photography by Etienne-Jules Marey
"Alice in Wonderland" 1903 adaptation
The UK & Ireland found in clouds by J.H.H. Lowengard
Harry Partch's One Footed Bride
The organ scene from "Carnival of Souls"
Dancing Skeleton by the Lumiere Brothers
The brief life of Prince Alameyehu of Abysinnia
Flying Cube & Hypercube - early computer animation
Victorian London in Colour
Jeffrey Alan Scudder - Radical Digital Painting
(early timelapse of a rose)
"Lichtspiel" by Moholy Nagy
Ghost Hunters at Dimbola Lodge
Betty Boop "A Language All My Own"
(Aerial footage by Stan Bowater, Sunderland pilot, grandfather of Lottie Depresstival Bowater)
The legendary Derek Sandy welcomes you to the Isle of Wight