Julia Holter - "Marienbad" Video

The excellent first single from Julia Holter’s forthcoming RVNG LP Ekstasis now has a video which plays with the tone and feel of the album’s cover art. The track’s called “Marienbad,” and it fits very


Here’s Rick Bahto on the process:

I utilized multiple film projections interacting and interfering with one another in a single composition. The material seen in this video was made with Kodak Tri-X regular 8 mm motion picture film and Kodak Plus-X 35 mm still film, all of it processed by hand. The video is a single take documenting a live performance using two 8 mm projectors and a single 35 mm projector all aimed at the same space on a screen; there is no digital manipulation of the images, and no edits have been made to the recording.

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  1. This was kind of nuts? I had an early Mirah meets Julee Cruise meets the Vienna Boys Choir thing going on in my head while listening.

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