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Symphonie Diagonale

B&W abstract shapes

Film still from Symphonie Diagonale, dir. Viking Eggeling (1922)

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

Abstract film still featuring black and white rectangles of various shapes
Skyline of '20s New York City including the Brooklyn Bridge