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Vietnik often makes references to the Wizard that doesn’t want to be filmed during his tricks. The same magician is able to disappear in front of a mirror : he hides his secrets, under the red cloth and in the wizard bag. The mystery he creates is not his goal, just like the technologies Vietnik uses to record are not the songs he performs: the magic wand is not an objective, but a medium to reveal a more subtle subjective truth. The lack of documentation of his physical aspect and performances is like a joke that keeps on getting told. And in the telling, it changes.


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