The Colors of the Prism, The Mechanics of Time
The Colors of the Prism, The Mechanics of Time (2011)

This film will investigate the prolific musical period that begins in the middle of the 1960s and continues to the beginning of the 21st century: a half a century of music history in the United States. This motion picture won't be the… More

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Rachel Saltz
New York Times

This frustrating film is often a chore to sit through.

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Eric Henderson
Slant Magazine

Electronica is the next progression, and Jacqueline Caux caps her otherwise rarified musical program with a rave anthem from Plastikman to drive the point home.

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David Fear
Time Out

What such outside-the-box artists deserve is a survey as purposefully atonal, boundaryless and visionary as the work they make-and Jacqueline Caux's look at contemporary musical mavericks hits two out of those three targets.

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Nick Pinkerton
Village Voice

Aside from some interim scenes dwelling on broody cityscapes, the presentation is straightforward, the interviews candid and familiar, with appeal for both novices and disciples.

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