The films of Bill Mousoulis
(1986, 4 mins, Super-8, color, sound on cassette)
Genre: collage / meta-narrative / music
Synopsis: Pictures of models from magazines, set to Koo de Tah's "Too Young For Promises". An experimental narrative film.
Creative synopsis: "Oh what a change there'll be, the world will see, a new Georgy Girl ..."
Available on DVD for purchase as part of
Screenings: 3, including: L'Eight #7, Sydney, May 1986; Fringe Open Screening, Mar 1986.
"By far the most
contentious film of the evening was Bill Mousoulis' Body Talk,
causing some heated discussion during the film and afterwards."
"Overlong images of magazine stills as visuals to a bouncy tune .... a clear example of how the medium can be under-used." - Barry Branchflower, Super Eight, April 1986.
film by far has been Body Talk, but it was greeted with such derision
that I fear he has recoiled from saying something about nothing to simply