In the Beginning Was the End: The Truth About De-Evolution, 1976, 10 min
Chuck Statler, Minneapolis, MN
A music video featuring the band Devo and two of their songs: Secret Agent Man and Jocko Homo. This won an award at the 15th Ann Arbor Film Festival and screened on the AAFF traveling tour, which helped the band Devo get discovered and signed by their first record label. "Several factory workers finish their day at work and get into a car. They drive to a club where they perform the song Secret Agent Man as a rock quartet. A man with a mask of a child named Booji Boy runs into a building where his father, a man named General Boy is waiting. Subsequently, a man gives a lecture by song on the subject of devolution." -Brian Risselada
This film is not in competition.
Screening of this film is supported by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences