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Lloyd Michael Williams

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Lloyd Michael Williams was part of the 1960s underground film movement.

Lloyd Michael Williams was one of the many experimental filmmakers working in New York during the 1960s; his most complex and personal film is Line of Apogee. However, he also made a series of delightful short films, of which Wipes (1963), winner of the Grand Prize at the Canyon Cinema Film Festival in 1964, is perhaps the most accessible, and at a running time of just one minutes, easily fits into nearly anyone’s schedule.

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