Freak by Carmen D’Avino

Carmen D’Avino was one of the leading figures in the avant-garde film movement of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s and was a pioneer in animated short films. This short was shown on the Electric Company in the 1970s. Its imagery and sound has stuck with me ever since I first saw/heard it. I can not find a reliable source for the music, but some have speculated that it is Lenny Popkin.


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One thought on “Freak by Carmen D’Avino

  1. Amber says:

    Good god. My mom said when I was a baby I used to freak out when Electric Company would come on after Sesame Street. She had to turn the TV off quick. No wonder I cried…

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