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DVD001637

Brothers Quay, The: 1979 - 2003

Quay Brothers. United Kingdom. 1979 - 2003.

Title:
Brothers Quay, The: 1979 - 2003
Director:
Quay Brothers
Production Co:
Atelier Koninck
Country:
United Kingdom
Year:
1979 - 2003
Publisher:
BFI, 2005
Description:
2 videodiscs of 2.   DVD - Region 2.   viewing copy.
Compilation.   134 minutes.   color and b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
English
Genre:
Animation
Notes:
Born in Philadelphia and based in London, with a creative sensibility derived from Eastern Europe, identical twin animators the Quay Brothers have produced a unique body of work and made a major contribution towards establishing the puppet film as a serious adult art form. Includes: THE CABINET OF JAN SVANKMAJER (1984, 14 min.); THIS UNNAMEABLE LITTLE BROOM (1985, 11 min.); STREET OF CROCODILES (1986, 21 min.); REHEARSALS FOR EXTINCT ANATOMIES (1987, 14 min.); STILLE NACHT I: DRAMOLET (1988, 2 min.); THE COMB (1990, 17 min.); ANAMORPHOSIS (1991, 14 min.); STILLE NACHT II: ARE WE STILL MARRIED? (1992, 4 min.); STILLE NACHT III: TALES FROM VIENNA WOODS (1993, 4 min.); STILLE NACHT IV: CAN’T GO WRONG WITHOUT YOU (1993, 4 min.); IN ABSENTIA (2000, 12 min.); THE PHANTOM MUSEUM (2003, 12 min.); NOCTURNA ARTIFICIALIA (1979, 20 min.); THE CALLIGRAPHER (1991, 1 min.); THE SUMMIT (1995, 12 min.).
Status:
In