Thomas Bertolf's Videos (Overtone Music Network) - Overtone Music Network 2021-04-12T07:31:23Z https://www.overtone.cc/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=0r5jd95kv70nd&rss=yes&xn_auth=no smoke stack demolition in a collapsing compilation - it's a long way down tag:www.overtone.cc,2010-11-11:884327:Video:107520 2010-11-11T16:57:53.894Z Thomas Bertolf https://www.overtone.cc/profile/ThomasBertolf <a href="https://www.overtone.cc/video/smoke-stack-demolition-in-a"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940728509?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="300" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/0ec9xGf8Ho4?wmode=opaque" width="533"></iframe> <br></br> <br></br> This video is the result of an experimental music-video-projection inspired by Cocteau's Blood of a Poet - the eternity it takes to become dust again - and the great Fall which is accompanied by Joyce's hundred letter word…<br></br> <a href="https://www.overtone.cc/video/smoke-stack-demolition-in-a"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/1940728509?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br /><iframe width="533" height="300" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/0ec9xGf8Ho4?wmode=opaque" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe> <br /> <br /> This video is the result of an experimental music-video-projection inspired by Cocteau's Blood of a Poet - the eternity it takes to become dust again - and the great Fall which is accompanied by Joyce's hundred letter word<br /> <br /> The event took place on the 5th of June in an old dyeing mill in Oberuzwil, Switzerland, insert shots depict the actual chimney of that mill, the mill is soon going to be torn down, ironically, nothing but the chimney will be left standing after the dust settles<br /> <br /> The soundtrack was recorded in real time, life music by the duo Wirrwerk (hats off to Tommy and Urs) was improvised on the spot to a video projection of youtube clips of falling chimneys