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DVD002860

Animation of Alexeïeff, The

Alexeïeff, Alexandre; Parker, Claire; Violet, Georges; McLaren, Norman; Drouin, Jacques. France; Canada. 1933 - 1980.

Title:
Animation of Alexeïeff, The
Director:
Alexeïeff, Alexandre; Parker, Claire; Violet, Georges; McLaren, Norman; Drouin, Jacques
Country:
France; Canada
Year:
1933 - 1980
Publisher:
Facets Multi-Media Inc, 2009
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region free.   viewing copy.
Compilation.   133 minutes.   color and b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
French, English, and German
Genre:
Animation; documentary
Notes:
French and German text and dialogue not subtitled. Menu available in French or English. Includes: NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN (1933, b&w, 8 min); EN PASSANT (1944, b&w, 2 min); THE NOSE (1963, b&w, 11 min); PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION (1972, b&w, 11 min); THREE MOODS (1980, b&w, 7 min); SLEEPING BEAUTY (1935, col., 6 min); OPTA EMPFANGT (1936, col., 2 min); PARADE DES SOOLS (1936, col., 1 min); ETOILES NOUVELLES (1937, col., 1 min); FUMÉES (1952, col., 1 min); NOCTURNE (1954, col., 1 min); PURE BEAUTY (1954, col., 1 min); LES RIMES (1954, col., 1 min); MASQUES (1955, col., 1 min); LA SÉVE DE LA TERRE (1955, col., 2 min); BAIN D’X (1956, col., 1 min); OSRAM (1956, b&w, 1 min); QUATRE TEMPS (1956, col., 1 min); NESCAFÉ 100% (1957, col., 1 min); COCINOR (1957, col., 1 min); CONSTANCE (1957, col., 1 min); ANONYME (1958, col., 1 min); AUTOMATION (col., 2 min); DIVERTISSEMENT (1961, col., 1 min); L’EAU (1964, col., 1 min). Supplemental Features include: PENDULUM STUDIES (b&w, 2 min); STUDIES OF ILLUSORY SOLIDS (dir: Alexeïeff, Parker, & G. Violet, 1951, b&w, 9 min); ZHIVAGO (1960, b&w, 7 min); THE PINSCREEN (dir: N. McLaren, 1973, col., 39 min); ALEXEÏEFF AND PARKER MAKING THREE MOODS (1980, col, 1 min); MINDSCAPE (dir: J. Drouin, 1976, b&w, 8 min). Essay booklet (”On Pinscreens and Harmonic Lines: The Animation of Alexeïeff”) available from the checkout.
Status:
In