Star Spangled to Death

2004

About

?Ken Jacobs began annotating a lyrical junkyard allegory with chunks of found footage in the late ‘50s; screened in various versions over the decades, Star Spangled to Death became his life’s work. Incorporating audiovisual material ranging from political campaign films to animated cartoons to children’s phonograph records, featuring Al Jolson, Mickey Mouse, the young Jack Smith, and a half-dozen...

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Directed by

Ken Jacobs

Runtime

402 minutes

Language

English

Lists

#356 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?