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Manhatta

Skyline of '20s New York City including the Brooklyn Bridge

Film still from Manhatta, dir. Charles Sheeler and Paul Strand (1922)

This film is available on Avant-Garde: Experimental Cinema of the 1920s and ’30s.

B&W abstract shapes
A priest pushes a man hanging from a rope