Distributor:  National Film Board of Canada
Length:  5 minutes
Date:  2008
Genre:  Animation
Language:  English; French
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Drux Flux

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Inspired by Herbert Marcuse's One-Dimensional Man, a fast-paced animation of images critiquing industrialization.

Drux Flux

Partly figurative, partly abstract, Drux Flux is an animation film of fast-flowing images showing modern people crushed by industry. Inspired by One-Dimensional Man by the philosopher Herbert Marcuse, the filmmaker deconstructs industrial scenes and their terrifying geometry to show the inhumanity of progress. A film without words.

“Sensational montage and sound! very inspiring! thanks!”


Canada, Ottawa, International Animation Festival, 17-Sep-2008 Spain, Madrid, Animadrid, 24-Sep-2009 Switzerland, Baden, FANTOCHE International Animation Film Festival 08-Sep-2009


Main credits

Ushev, Théodore (film director)
Bertrand, Marc (film producer)

Other credits

Music, Alexandre Mossolov.

Distributor credits

Docuseek2 subjects

Experimental Film
Critical Theory

Distributor subjects

Industry and Commerce
Religion, Beliefs and Ethics
Work and Labour Relations


; "Drux Flux"; National Film Board of Canada

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