16mm. "... but they are all kind of 'purist' (talking about his work's variety) in that they try to get something specific out of the medium." (Michael Snow). The medium is its own discurse and discursivity, such a work of imagination and figurativity freedom. Here close to some of Brakhage films, but as we know, "les beaux esprits toujours se rencontrent."
Guy Debord says: «The abolition and the realization of art are inseparable aspects of a single transcendence of art» ... I wonder if snow deliberately lets his films deteriorate by allowing only a few TV showings of his major works(and thereby naturally bad bootlegs of these) but refusing all but one DVD restoration... I actually find the poetry in this move, and it is in line with Debord’s friend Isou’s