Tara's suggestion reminded me of a piece that Andrew Lampert has shown, I 
believe called Head/Tail, which is literally a found soundtrack - it's a 35mm 
track negative for a porno trailer, projected in Cinemascope so you get an 
empty frame with a salacious narration.

mark t

> On Nov 25, 2013, at 10:59 AM, Mark Toscano <fiddy...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> I think what Albert's asking for are films that utilize a more or less intact 
> found soundtrack, rather than a collaged soundtrack that includes found sound 
> segments.
> 
> Lipsett, Pat O'Neill, and plenty of other artists have made some exciting use 
> of collaged found elements, but I'd also love to hear some other examples of 
> what Albert's looking for.
> 
> mark t
> 
> PS Maybe it's just delayed, but I didn't see my response come in to the 
> listserv. I had thought of James Benning's UTOPIA, John Smith's LOST SOUND, 
> and Chris Langdon's PICASSO. I think there's at least one Mark LaPore film 
> that makes extensive use of a pre-existing soundtrack, but can't recall which 
> one at the moment...
> 
>> On Nov 25, 2013, at 9:13 AM, "William Wees, Dr." <william.w...@mcgill.ca> 
>> wrote:
>> 
>> Arthur Lipsett’s films are composed almost entirely of “found sound.”
>>  
>> --Bill Wees
>>  
>>  
>> From: FrameWorks [mailto:frameworks-boun...@jonasmekasfilms.com] On Behalf 
>> Of Albert Alcoz
>> Sent: November 24, 2013 3:56 PM
>> To: frameworks@jonasmekasfilms.com
>> Subject: [Frameworks] Found Soundtrack Films
>>  
>>  
>> Hi,
>>  
>> Institutional Quality by George Landow was created from a found soundtrack, 
>> in this case a tape recorder about an instructional test.
>>  
>> Does anyone know other examples that uses found soundtracks for experimental 
>> films, especially from the sixties and seventies?
>>  
>> Thanks,
>>  
>> Albert
>> http://www.visionaryfilm.net/
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