Carl Wiedemann: Film: Convulsive


(1988) 16mm on video, 5 minutes

"Wiedemann writches through a series of industrial landscapes like a convulsing electrical cord." (VIPFILM 8 program, 1990 Berlin, Germany)
View film online: you tube video

Additional Info
> Production Credits
> Technical Data
> Filmography

Winner in the Sixth Annual Chicago Music Video Festival, 1989


  • Selected for Around the Coyote Best of Show presentation, Chicago, 1992
  • Screened at Chicago Filmmakers, 1991
  • Screened at VIPFILM 8, Berlin, Germany, 1990
  • Screened at The Vic Theatre, Chicago, 1989

Production Credits

Scenario, photography, direction and edit ... Carl Wiedemann
Sound Design ... Wiedemann

Lead Performer:
Car-uhl Oil

Performers / Camera Operators
Tom Seckel
Tabitha Haggerty

Technical Data

Filming Locations ... Rochester & Ithaca, NY
Camera ... Bolex Rex 4
Shooting format ... 16mm film
Edited format ... U-matic video (3/4")
Runtime: 4 minutes

Thanks To:

School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Heather McAdams