L-6

Frame from film L-6: BELL LABORATORIES’ LOW LEVEL LINKED LIST LANGUAGE, Part I, (introduction to the author’s list programming language – L-6).

Animated, articulated “bugs” serve as base pointers, crawling about and pointing to various blocks of computer storage.
Created 1966
Artwork Type: video, comp-gentd.
Material: 

video, b/w, computer-generated

16 mm, B/W, 16 min, Sound

Owner(s):  Bell Laboratories