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Be Like an Ant
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directed by Mike Plante, fl. 2004; produced by Mike Plante, fl. 2004 (Grasshopper Film), 56 mins
After returning from Vietnam, Paul bought a mobile home for his family. Unhappy with its construction, he decided to build his own house around it. 38 years, 4 floors and 100 windows later, Paul is nearly finished. Be Like an Ant is a thoughtful, captivating portrait of a modern man who found redemption in the act...
directed by Mike Plante, fl. 2004; produced by Mike Plante, fl. 2004 (Grasshopper Film), 56 mins
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Parabeton: Pier Luigi and Roman Concrete
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directed by Heinz Emigholz, 1948-; produced by Frieder Schlaich, 1961- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2012), 1 hour 39 mins
Considered the Architect‘s Architect of the 20th century, Nervi is the creator of style-forming constructions and a grand master of concrete buildings. Directed by Heinz Emigholz, Parabeton presents seventeen of his buildings punctuated by Ancient Roman constructions, suggesting, with its gorgeous compositions,...
directed by Heinz Emigholz, 1948-; produced by Frieder Schlaich, 1961- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2012), 1 hour 39 mins
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Trend Beacons
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directed by Thorkell S. Hardarson, fl. 1992 and Örn Marino Arnarson, fl. 2001; produced by Thorkell S. Hardarson, fl. 1992 and Örn Marino Arnarson, fl. 2001, Markell Productions (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
An in-depth look at the secretive world of trend forecasting - how a small group of individuals predict (or in some cases, engineer), the cultural and social trends of tomorrow.
directed by Thorkell S. Hardarson, fl. 1992 and Örn Marino Arnarson, fl. 2001; produced by Thorkell S. Hardarson, fl. 1992 and Örn Marino Arnarson, fl. 2001, Markell Productions (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 13 mins
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Dream of a City
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directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-; produced by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931- and Jacob Perlin, fl. 2018, Streetwise Films (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 38 mins
Between 1958 and 1960 Walter Hess and Manny Kirchheimer shot black and white 16mm film from Wall Street to midtown New York to the Delaware River. The footage was left unedited. Nearly 60 later, Kirchheimer took up the challenge of editing it, adding music and sound that would mesh with the surrealism of the mater...
directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-; produced by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931- and Jacob Perlin, fl. 2018, Streetwise Films (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 38 mins
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Ingrid
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directed by Morrisa Maltz, fl. 2013; produced by Morrisa Maltz, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 56 mins
An intimate look at a woman who left her life as a successful fashion designer and mother in Texas to become a reclusive hermit, immersed in nature and focused solely on creating art. Lyrical and deeply thoughtful, Ingrid examines the factors that led to this seismic decision, considering the opportunities availab...
directed by Morrisa Maltz, fl. 2013; produced by Morrisa Maltz, fl. 2013 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 56 mins
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Mr. Fish: Cartooning from the Deep End
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directed by Pablo Bryant, fl. 2018; produced by Ted Collins, 1969- and Pablo Bryant, fl. 2018 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 10 mins
A political cartoonist known for his subversive and often controversial art, Mr. Fish’s work can be seen in publications like Harper’s, The Nation and the LA Times. In this revealing documentary, we are introduced to the dangerously funny cartoonist as he struggles to stay true to his creativity in a quickly c...
directed by Pablo Bryant, fl. 2018; produced by Ted Collins, 1969- and Pablo Bryant, fl. 2018 (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2018), 1 hour 10 mins
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The Artefacta
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directed by Natalie Cristiani, fl. 2001; produced by Natalie Cristiani, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film), 1 hour 15 mins
The mysterious work of Nicola Costantino, one of Latin America’s most controversial and admired artists.
directed by Natalie Cristiani, fl. 2001; produced by Natalie Cristiani, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film), 1 hour 15 mins
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Discovery in a Painting
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directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 29 mins
A marvelous exploration of Cezanne's "Still Life with Apples," Leo Hurwitz and Manfred Kirchheimer probe the mysteries of this modern masterpiece by simply observing the work, closely without commentary, focusing on the details - the brushstrokes, abstract shapes, color juxtapositions, hidden images - and in the p...
directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931- (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 29 mins
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Herb and Dorothy
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directed by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-; produced by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-, Independent Television Service and Fine Line Media (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2008), 1 hour 27 mins
Herb and Dorothy tells the amazing story of Herbert Vogel, a postal clerk, and Dorothy Vogel, a librarian, who managed to build one of the most important contemporary art collections in history with very modest means.
directed by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-; produced by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-, Independent Television Service and Fine Line Media (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2008), 1 hour 27 mins
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Herb and Dorothy 50x50
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directed by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-; produced by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-, Fine Line Media (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins
Developed as the follow-up film to Megumi Sasaki’s award-winning documentary Herb and Dorothy(2008) that moved millions of art-lovers worldwide, Herb and Dorothy 50X50 captures the last chapter of the Vogel’s extraordinary life and their gift to the nation, raising various questions on art, and what it takes t...
directed by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-; produced by Megumi Sasaki, 1962-, Fine Line Media (New York, NY: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 26 mins
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