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Year
1944
Runtime
22 min.
Director
Alexander Hammid
Genres
Documentary, Short
Rating *
7.5
Votes *
336
Checks
348
Favs
35
Dislikes
1
Favs/checks
10.1% (1:10)
Favs/dislikes
35:1
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  1. greenhorg's avatar

    greenhorg

    "Amos Vogel's Film as a Subversive Art"

    You have to understand the historical context to truly appreciate the significance of this work. The church and big business interests were working together behind the scenes to ban home videos of cute kittens in over 37 countries. Alexander Hammid was in and out of jail 3 different times on obscenity charges for screening this video.

    It wasn't until the Kitten's Rights movement in the 1980s that theaters were finally able to show this important documentary.
    1 year ago
  2. Dr No's avatar

    Dr No

    old link gone

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PKoJNeQZCE
    10 months 1 week ago
  3. devilsadvocado's avatar

    devilsadvocado

    I had no idea cats existed in 1944. 2 years 2 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #37 in iCM Forum's 500<400
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