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All You Need is a Wall

From: Third Coast International Audio Festival
Series: 2010 Third Coast ShortDocs: Book Odds
Length: 03:00

In 2004, a group of Pride Day revellers gathered for a party in Halifax, Nova Scotia and were treated to a riveting display of hermaphroditic slug sex. Read the full description.

Bo_smalllogo_small In 2004, a group of Pride Day revellers gathered for a party in Halifax, Nova Scotia and were treated to a riveting display of hermaphroditic slug sex.

All You Need is a Wall was produced by Frances Willick for the 2010 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge: Book Odds, which invited anyone and everyone to produce short audio works inspired by sound samples and song titles ("A Cold Freezin Night", "All You Need is a Wall," "Chain of Missing Links," and "I Didn't Know That") from critically-acclaimed musical duo, The Books.  

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Piece Description

In 2004, a group of Pride Day revellers gathered for a party in Halifax, Nova Scotia and were treated to a riveting display of hermaphroditic slug sex.

All You Need is a Wall was produced by Frances Willick for the 2010 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge: Book Odds, which invited anyone and everyone to produce short audio works inspired by sound samples and song titles ("A Cold Freezin Night", "All You Need is a Wall," "Chain of Missing Links," and "I Didn't Know That") from critically-acclaimed musical duo, The Books.  

Related Website

http://www.thirdcoastfestival.org/competitions/shortdocs/2010