Several miniature plastic toy soldiers are melted and mesmerically transformed through various states of collapse accompanied by a seductive techno sound that parodies the effect of music used in war films and in TV news bulletins.
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English title / Melt Down
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Melt Down
Original title / Melt Down
Keywords / media, violence, destruction, death, theatrical puppets, war films
Type / Single channel
Genre / experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:10:37
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Mono
Year / 1993
Cast / Oliver Whitehead (Director), Mikko Maasalo (Sound), Mikko Maasalo (Music), Oliver Whitehead (Author)