Heaven and Earth Magic
"Heaven and Earth Magic represents Smith's masterwork in this form. Attempts to explain the film rub against the point of it. The narrative aspect features a woman chasing a dog that has taken her watermelon. Surrounding this “tale” is a series of synesthetic transformations and Kabbalistic icons, a synthesis of the organic and spiritual with the arbitrary and random...With help from the Archives, SFIFF is honored to present Heaven and Earth Magic with an original score composed and performed live by avant-pop band Deerhoof."
-as part of the SFIFF