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Avant-Garde: Experimental Cinema Of The 1920s And 30s

Ray, Man; Weinberg, Herman G.; Léger, Fernand; Dulac, Germaine; Barlow, Roger; Hay, Harry; Robbins, LeRoy; Epstein, Jean; Steiner, Ralph; Welles, Orson; Vance, William; Vorkapich, Slavko; Florey, Robert; Watson, James Sibley; Webber, Melville; Strand, Paul; Sheeler, Charles; Kirsanoff, Dimitri; Ivens, Joris; Richter, Hans; Eisenstein, Sergei; Alexandrov, Grigori V.; Eggeling, Viking; Metzner, Ernö; Painlevé, Jean. France, USA, Netherlands, Germany. 1921 - 1947.

Title:
Avant-Garde: Experimental Cinema Of The 1920s And 30s
Director:
Ray, Man; Weinberg, Herman G.; Léger, Fernand; Dulac, Germaine; Barlow, Roger; Hay, Harry; Robbins, LeRoy; Epstein, Jean; Steiner, Ralph; Welles, Orson; Vance, William; Vorkapich, Slavko; Florey, Robert; Watson, James Sibley; Webber, Melville; Strand, Paul; Sheeler, Charles; Kirsanoff, Dimitri; Ivens, Joris; Richter, Hans; Eisenstein, Sergei; Alexandrov, Grigori V.; Eggeling, Viking; Metzner, Ernö; Painlevé, Jean
Production Co:
various
Country:
France, USA, Netherlands, Germany
Year:
1921 - 1947
Publisher:
Kino International Corp., 2005
Description:
2 videodiscs of 2.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Compilation.   385 minutes.   tinted b/w; b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Genre:
Experimental / Avant Garde
Notes:
Includes: DISC ONE: LE RETOUR À LA RAISON (Man Ray, 1923, 2 min.); EMAK-BAKIA (Man Ray, 1926, 16 min.); L’ÉTOILE DE MER (Ray, 1928, 15 min.); LES MYSTÉRES DU CHATEAU DU DÉ (Ray, 1929, 20 min.); THE LIFE AND DEATH OF 9413 A HOLLYWOOD EXTRA (Slavko Vorkapich & Robert Florey, 1928, 13 min.); MÉNILMONTANT (Dimitri Kirsanov, 1926, 37 min.); BRUMES D’AUTOMNE (Kirsanov, 1928, 12 min.); LOT IN SODOM (James Watson & Melville Webber, 1933, 27 min.); RHYTHMUS 21 (Hans Richter, 1921, 3 min.); GHOSTS BEFORE BREAKFAST (Richter, 1928, 9 min.); ANÉMIC CINÉMA (Marcel Duchamp, 1926, 6 min.); BALLET MÉCANIQUE (Ferdinand Léger, 1924, 11 min.); SYMPHONIE DIAGONALE (Viking Eggeling, 1924, 7 min.); LE VAMPIRE (Jean Painlevé, 1939, 8 min.); THE HEARTS OF AGE (Orson Welles & William Vance, 1934, 8 min.); DISC TWO: ÜBERFALL (Ernö Metzner, 1928, 22 min.); LA GLACE À TROIS FACES (Epstein, 1927, 33 min.); LE TEMPESTAIRE (Epstein, 1947, 22 min.); ROMANCE SENTIMENTALE (Sergei Eisenstein & Grigori V. Alexandrov, 1930, 20 min.); AUTUMN FIRE (Herman G. Weinberg, 1931, 15 min.); MANHATTA (Paul Strand & Charles Sheeler, 1921, 10 min.); THE SEASHELL AND THE CLERGYMAN (Germaine Dulac, 1926, 31 min.); RAIN (Joris Ivens, 1929, 14 min.); H2O (Ralph Steiner, 1929, 12 min.); EVEN -- AS YOU AND I (Roger Barlow, Harry Hay & LeRoy Robbins, 1937, 12 min.).
Status:
In