Bruce Conner, still from “Breakaway,” 1966.
16mm, b&w/sound, 5 minutes.*

Kunsthalle Zürich at Museum Bärengasse
1 April–29 May 2011

To an alternately rousing and poignant soundtrack, Indians chase a stagecoach and a tightrope walker balances on a wire above a city—these images feature in the found footage masterpiece A MOVIE (1958), an assemblage of newsreel images and film clips that established the reputation of American artist Bruce Conner (1933–2008).

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