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No More Dolls (2000)
by Mark McDannald
narrative, 16mm, B&W, 4 minutes


A shy couple destroys dolls in the woods.

This is my first film. I shot it on 16mm over a 2 day period in November of 2000, during my
first semester at NYU. I edited the film on a Steenbeck reel-to-reel. The budget was $2000, but
I never invested in an answer print, which would've cost about another $2000. As it fell in my
pre-digital era, I recorded what you see here by video taping the screen on my editing table.