Tiny Colour Movies

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Tiny Colour Movies
Studio album by
Released5 June 2006 [1]
RecordedMetamedia Studios
Genre Downtempo/Ambient
Length47 minutes
Label Metamatic
Producer John Foxx
John Foxx chronology
(with Nation 12)

Tiny Colour Movies
From Trash

Tiny Colour Movies is an album by English musician John Foxx, released in 2006. [2]



Foxx attended a birthday celebration screening of a friend’s private film collection in Baltimore. The films in the collection were all short pieces collected from various sources, including surveillance agencies and Hollywood cutting room floors. Foxx was transfixed by the strangeness and beauty of the clips. A few weeks later, Foxx was working on some new pieces of music when he realized he was writing in the aftermath of the film screening. He gave in to the memories and wrote a small collection of musical pieces relating to his memory of the film clips he had seen. [2]

Track listing

  1. "Stray Sinatra Neurone"
  2. "Lost New York"
  3. "Kurfürstendamm"
  4. "Skyscraper"
  5. "The Projectionist"
  6. "Looped Los Angeles"
  7. "Points of Departure"
  8. "X-Ray Vision"
  9. "Smokescreen"
  10. "Underwater Automobiles"
  11. "A Peripheral Character"
  12. "Shadow City"
  13. "Interlude"
  14. "Thought Experiment"
  15. "Hand-Held Skies"


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  1. Discography | Tiny Colour Movies - JOHN FOXX official website METAMATIC
  2. 1 2 Tiny Colour Movies CD booklet notes – 2006