Skip to main content
Classics and discoveries from around the world, thematically programmed with special features, on a streaming service brought to you by the Criterion Collection.
Directed by Hollis Frampton • 1979 • United States
Intended as one of the final films in the Magellan Calendar, THE DEATH OF MAGELLAN: GLORIA!, made in 1979, was the first work of Hollis Frampton’s to feature a computer. The photographer turned filmmaker was at that time experimenting in the digital arts, an area in which he led courses at the Center for Media Study at the State University of New York at Buffalo.