Mongoloid, 1978, 3 min
Bruce Conner, (1933 - 2008)
A documentary film exploring the manner in which a determined young man overcame a basic mental defect and became a useful member of society. Insightful editing techniques reveal the dreams, ideals and problems that face a large segment of the American male population. Educational. Background music written and performed by the DEVO orchestra.
This film is not in competition
Screening of this film is supported by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences