21.01.14 by Jeff

“Notes on Blindness”

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In 1983, writer John Hull began making audio recordings of his daily experiences after becoming completely blind.

The New York Times produced this gorgeous visual piece to accompany a selection of Hull’s thoughts from three years of audio cassette recordings.

Watch “Notes on Blindness” below!


 

Directed by Peter Middleton and James Spinney 

via: The New York Times













Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.







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