Leighton Pierce started his career in 1979 and 50 Feet Of String (1995) is an intuitively minded and beautifully expressive work that seeks a fresh perspective on quotidian events and details. Divided into twelve segments, Pierce has described the film as an attempt to shift perception of the filmed “action” into something akin to a childhood memory.

The video embedded above contains the first half of the film. You can view the second half below.

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