Director Gary Tarn provides a new way of seeing for us, as well. He allows de Montalembert to tell his story, as a narration track, while we are slowly and persuasively drawn into his perspective. We watch visually fluid but distorted images of New York and its people, plus the many other countries to which de Montalembert traveled. Free of the pretentious and moralistic rants of Godfrey Reggio's comparable "Koyaanisqatsi," "Black Sun" becomes instead a remarkable personal essay about personal transcendence. Narrated by Hugues de Montalembert. Directed by Gary Tarn. Produced by John Battsek. No distributor set. Documentary. Not yet rated. Running time: 75 min.