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French filmmaker trying to locate Ed Ruscha's fake rock in the Mojave

French filmmaker trying to locate Ed Ruscha's fake rock in the Mojave

Sometime in 1976, artist Ed Ruscha made a fake rock and then he put it out somewhere in the middle of the Mojave Desert. There it has sat ever since, its location unknown, it's existence practically forgotten by time. But French filmmaker Pierre Bismuth has gone on a hunt for the sculpture — known as "Rocky II" — and he's making a film about it. "Where is Rocky II?", as his project is titled, is the story of his search for this obscure piece of art. Bismuth discovered it while watching an old BBC documentary on VHS tape. And the whole thing looks like it's going to be as quirky as you might imagine: Bismuth was one of the screenwriters on...

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