Kick That Habit

Direction
Year
1989
Country
  • Switzerland
Runtime
40min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

Drawing on trace elements of Jazz and Arte Povera, Swiss duo Andy Guhl and Norbert Möslang use a range of cracked everyday electronic equipment to create abstract sound environments. Alongside free improvisation, they've devoted over 30 years to obsessively fathoming the potential of generative composition by analogue, non-computer-steered systems for their Voice Crack project. Peter Liechti's "Kick That Habit" is set to be a music film classic - its artful, cinematically unique sequences transcend the usual parameters of documentary.

Collections

Details

  • Original Title
    Kick That Habit
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
    Peter Liechti, Thomas Imbach (assistant)
  • Editing
    Dieter Gränicher
  • Music
    Norbert Möslang, Andy Guhl, Knut Remond
  • Sound
    Norbert Möslang, Andy Guhl, Thomas Imbach
  • Runtime
    40 min (31-45 min.)
  • Year
    1989
  • Country
    • Switzerland
  • Production
      • Liechti Filmproduction
      • Birmensdorferstr.51
      • CH-8004 Zürich
      • Switzerland
      • web: www.peterliechti.ch
      • tel: +41 44 242-61-09
      • cell: +41 79 502-21-53
      • fax: +41 44 242-61-09
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Solothurn 1990
    • Locarno 1990
    • IFF Rotterdam 1990, 2009
    • Migraçoes, Sao Paulo 1994
    • Crossing Frestival Beijing, 2008
    • BAFICI, Buenos Aires, 2010
    • La Rochelle, 2010
    • Cinéma du Réel, Paris, 2011

Comments

In order to add a comment please login or register first.

DAFilms.com is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

Doc Alliance Members

Sign up to receive regular updates on our film program:

By signing up for the newsletter, I hereby consent to receiving commercial communications by electronic means and to all relevant personal data processing required for the purpose of sending the Doc-Air, z.s. newsletter. I hereby confirm that I have read and familiarized myself with the Principles of Personal Data Processing and that I consent to the text therein. I also hereby acknowledge the rights specified herein, including, without limitation, the right to submit objections against direct marketing techniques.