when i go back to seattle i always like to stop by cinema books. an independant book store devoted to books on cinema. it’s one of the few places where i feel like i can go in and ask for books on experimental film and they’ll know what i’m talking about. so i did just that. i came away with a lot of cool books. one of them is a book on emshwiller. i only vaguely recalled his name. he did a lot of wonderful sci-fi illustrations that i can’t seem to get enough. his wife is a sci-fi writer(i’m very curious to read her work too). he also made experimental film which i believe later in life is what he concentrated on, yet he’ll probably be remembered more for his illustration work. here’s a film he did(on video) in 1979:

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