1. Crosshatch (excerpt)

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    The underlying chessboard image is derived from modified TV test pattern apparatus distorted by audio signals from a sinewave generator; filmed off a monitor with super-8, then coloured in with black…

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    • Molecular Feedback (excerpt)

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      Continuing a series of films made with Ian Helliwell’s simple hand held Hellicam video camera pointing at a monitor, in order to generate colour feedback patterns. This is an excerpt from the film…

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      • Travelling Waveforms (excerpt)

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        Super 8 footage filmed off the screen of a vintage oscilloscope forms the basis for this abstract film, which shows waveform patterns generated with an electronic sound input. The film has been treated…

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        • Swallow Flies East (excerpt)

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          The first half of a film made from standard 8mm home cine fragments collected over several years, and reorganised into a split-screen collage. A variety of Hellitron tone generators were used to create…

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          • Dear Serge Presents Ian Helliwell

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            • Felt This Way

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              Fuzzy felt animation shot on super 8, concentrating on the movement of abstract shapes and electronic sounds.

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              • The Movement of Tape (excerpt)

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                This film captures a performance of an audio-visual piece based around a 3 channel electronic composition created by Ian Helliwell, with his self-built tone generating equipment – Hellitrons and Hellisizers. Ian…

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                • Four Poster (excerpt)

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                  Found super 8 striptease footage already displaying signs of age and decay, was further treated with ink, and then cut up and reorganised. The soundtrack involves electronic sound and improvisations…

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                  • Practical Exhibition

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                    Short video documentation of Ian Helliwell’s Practical Electronica exhibition at Phoenix Brighton gallery in Nov/Dec 2011. Made with stills, video and animation, the film captures the various interactive…

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                    • Crash Testing (excerpt)

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                      Found footage super 8 film originally made for a screening at an event celebrating the work of JG Ballard. Various car crashes, vintage glamour striptease and electronic sounds are cut together to…

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