North of Onhava

Official Website of Novelist and Screenwriter James Greer

Category: Tarkovsky

Protestant Desire

From the vast North of Onhava archives:     “Full of grace my ass. Every one of them too goddamn tall. And doubtless crazy as swans. ” The young man was annoyed. He banged his bottle on the wet wood of the bar. “Perhaps that’s true, but you didn’t stick around long enough to find […]

Sound + Vision

  The ANS light-sound synthesizer, developed by Russian optical engineer Evgeny Murzin between 1937 and 1957, synthesizes sounds from artificially drawn sound waves. The sine waves generated by the ANS are printed onto five glass discs using a process which Murzin had to develop himself. Each disc has 144 individual tracks printed onto it, producing […]