Watch. Bruce Baillie’s 3 minute film: All My Life. Shot sometime in the 60’s? Its the most narrative movie I’ve ever seen with no actors.
Here is a short Wiki blurb on him:
Bruce Baillie (born in 1931, Aberdeen, South Dakota) is an American experimental filmmaker and founding member of Canyon Cinema in San Francisco. in 1961, Baillie, along with Chick Strand and others, founded San Francisco Cinematheque.
His film Castro Street (1966) was selected in 1992 for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.