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Abegweit
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directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
This documentary provides an in-depth look into the design and construction of the Confederation Bridge, an important link between Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. Though the bridge was originally opposed by environmentalists and fishermen, the structure has increased access to Prince Edward Island as a to...
directed by Serge Morin; produced by Pierre Bernier and Diane Poitras, National Film Board of Canada (National Film Board of Canada, 1998), 1 hour 12 mins
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Aby Warburg: Metamorphosis and Memory
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directed by Judith Wechsler, 1940-; produced by Judith Wechsler, 1940- (Massachusetts: Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour
Aby Warburg (1866-1929), influential art historian, ranged widely from the Italian Renaissance to Hopi Indian rituals, from frescoes to postage stamps, combining art history, anthropology and religion. He explored the nachleben (afterlife) of antiquity, the rational versus the irrational and the tensions between t...
directed by Judith Wechsler, 1940-; produced by Judith Wechsler, 1940- (Massachusetts: Privately Published, 2016), 1 hour
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Achieving the Unachievable
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directed by Jean Bergeron; produced by Christiane Ciupka and Galina Tomov, Locomotion Films (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2007), 52 mins
In 1956, Dutch artist Maurits C. Escher challenged the laws of perspective with Print Gallery and found himself trapped behind an impossible barrier... This uncompleted masterpiece quickly became the most puzzling enigma of Modern Art, for both artists and scientist. Half a century later, mathematician Hendrik L...
directed by Jean Bergeron; produced by Christiane Ciupka and Galina Tomov, Locomotion Films (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2007), 52 mins
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Akuzuru CCA exhibition 2005
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(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2005), 16 mins
Exhibition at Caribbean Contemporary Arts gallery in Laventille, Trinidad. Includes an interview with Trinidadian artist, Akuzuru.
(Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2005), 16 mins
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Alfred
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
Alfred Levitt was perhaps the ultimate raconteur. He was a gifted storyteller, renowned artist, humanist, anarchist, sportsmen and spelunker. The documentary is a 'Rashomon' style look at his life and career from several points of view. Time and reflection, however, cast their own baleful eye on these efforts, in...
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
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All About Looking
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directed by Nancy Dine, fl. 1995; produced by Richard Stilwell, fl. 1995 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 30 mins
Renowned American artist Jim Dine teaches drawing (from male and female nude models) at the famed Internationale Sommerakademie fur Bildene Kunst in Salzburg, Austria. The method is rigorous: Models maintain one pose per week; students keep their easels in the same place and each day make a complete, well-observed...
directed by Nancy Dine, fl. 1995; produced by Richard Stilwell, fl. 1995 (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 1996), 30 mins
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All in the Best Possible Taste with Grayson Perry, Series 1, Episode 2, Middle Class Taste
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directed by Neil Crombie, fl. 1990-2016; presented by Grayson Perry, 1960-, in All in the Best Possible Taste with Grayson Perry, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: TVF International, 2012), 47 mins
Grayson Perry embeds himself with the British middle classes in and around Tunbridge Wells. As someone originally from a working class background, but now living in middle-class Islington, Perry is fascinated by social mobility and the rise of a new middle class. He begins his journey in Kings Hill, a new developm...
directed by Neil Crombie, fl. 1990-2016; presented by Grayson Perry, 1960-, in All in the Best Possible Taste with Grayson Perry, Series 1, Episode 2 (London, England: TVF International, 2012), 47 mins
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All Me: The Life and Times of Winfred Rembert
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directed by Vivian Ducat, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Vivian Ducat, fl. 1997-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour 18 mins
With his intensely autobiographical paintings depicting the day-to-day existence of African Americans in the segregated South, Winfred Rembert has preserved an important, if often disturbing, chapter of American history. His indelible images of toiling in the cotton fields, singing in church, dancing in juke joint...
directed by Vivian Ducat, fl. 1997-2012; produced by Vivian Ducat, fl. 1997-2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2011), 1 hour 18 mins
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American Masters, Season 33, Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous
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directed by Eric Slade, fl. 1986-2017, in American Masters, Season 33 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
Painter Mark Rothko is one of the most renowned figures of the Abstract Expressionist movement. This film explores Rothko’s journey and includes interviews with his children, Academy Award-nominated writer John Logan, and many others.
directed by Eric Slade, fl. 1986-2017, in American Masters, Season 33 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
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directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Barbara Grigor, 1944-1994 and Murray Grigor, 1939-, Arts Council of Great Britain and ABC Video Enterprises (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 6 mins
A survey of the life and work of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959), designer of the “prairie” house and the “Usonian” house; commentary includes the voice of Wright himself.
directed by Murray Grigor, 1939-; produced by Barbara Grigor, 1944-1994 and Murray Grigor, 1939-, Arts Council of Great Britain and ABC Video Enterprises (England: Arts Council England, 1983), 6 mins
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