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A Camera That Goes Anywhere: The Legacy of American Documentary Cinema
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directed by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016, JDB Films and Striana Productions (JDB Films, 2015), 1 hour
The title, La Camera Passe-Partout, inspired by an article written by Leacock for Cahiers du Cinema in April 1959 wherein he, at this very early stage of the development of a 'new kind of cinema', begins to articulate his aesthetic ambition and artistic aspiration as a filmmaker. Weiner's camera enters the world o...
directed by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016, JDB Films and Striana Productions (JDB Films, 2015), 1 hour
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Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 1, Marilyn Monroe
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produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2011), 2 mins
Stars Of The Silver Screen, celebrates the lives of those who soared the highest. From Marlon Brando to Elizabeth Taylor, we uncover what drove them and why the world loved them. Each episode focuses on a classic star and their film biography
produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 1 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2011), 2 mins
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Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 4, Marlon Brando
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produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 4 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2011), 47 mins
Stars Of The Silver Screen, celebrates the lives of those who soared the highest. From Marlon Brando to Elizabeth Taylor, we uncover what drove them and why the world loved them. Each episode focuses on a classic star and their film biography
produced by 3DD Productions, in Stars of the Silver Screen, Season 1, Episode 4 (London, England: 3DD Productions, 2011), 47 mins
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Caught
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directed by Max Ophüls, 1902-1957; produced by Wolfgang Reinhardt, 1908-1979, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; performed by James Mason, 1909-1984, Barbara Bel Geddes, 1922-2005, Robert Ryan, 1909-1973 and Frank Ferguson, 1906-1978 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1996), 1 hour 29 mins,
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This 1950s film, directed by Max Opuls, is about aspring carhop Leonora's loveless marriage to millionaire Simon Ohlrig and her relationship with doctor Larry Quinada.
directed by Max Ophüls, 1902-1957; produced by Wolfgang Reinhardt, 1908-1979, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; performed by James Mason, 1909-1984, Barbara Bel Geddes, 1922-2005, Robert Ryan, 1909-1973 and Frank Ferguson, 1906-1978 (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 1996), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Come Back, Africa
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directed by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; produced by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; performed by Zacharia Mgabi, fl. 1959-1959, Vinah Bendile, fl. 1959-1959 and Miriam Makeba, 1932-2008 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1959), 1 hour 26 mins
Lionel Rogosin’s 1959 powerful classic Come Back, Africa is one of the bravest and best of all political films. After witnessing firsthand the terrors of fascism as a soldier in World War II, Lionel Rogosin vowed to fight against it wherever and whenever he saw it reemerging. In an effort to expose "what people...
directed by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; produced by Lionel Rogosin, 1924-2000; performed by Zacharia Mgabi, fl. 1959-1959, Vinah Bendile, fl. 1959-1959 and Miriam Makeba, 1932-2008 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1959), 1 hour 26 mins
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The DuPont Show of the Month, The Bridge Of San Luis Rey
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directed by Robert Mulligan, 1925-2008; produced by David Susskind, 1920-1987, Talent Associates; performed by Judith Anderson, 1897-1992, Eva Le Gallienne, 1899-1991 and Viveca Lindfors, 1920-1995, in The DuPont Show of the Month (Pottstown, PA: Music Video Distributors, 1958), 1 hour 29 mins,
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In early 1417 Peru, an old Inca rope bridge in the Andes collapses, plunging five travelers to their deaths. Brother Juniper becomes obsessed with discovering how these five people came to be on the bridge at that moment wanting to know if it was mere existential happenstance or part of God's cosmic plan. Eventual...
directed by Robert Mulligan, 1925-2008; produced by David Susskind, 1920-1987, Talent Associates; performed by Judith Anderson, 1897-1992, Eva Le Gallienne, 1899-1991 and Viveca Lindfors, 1920-1995, in The DuPont Show of the Month (Pottstown, PA: Music Video Distributors, 1958), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970, Hurry! Hurry!
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directed by Marie Menken, 1909-1970, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 5 mins,
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In this strange little film, Marie Menken photographs billowy flames superimposed over microscopic medical footage of writhing spermatozoa. Her humorous juxtaposition depicts a fiery death-dance of wily males seeking each other in wanton abandon. Ultimately the film is a poignant reminder of the brevity of life.

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directed by Marie Menken, 1909-1970, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 5 mins,
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Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970, N.Y., N.Y.
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directed by Francis Thompson, 1908-2003, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 16 mins,
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Prismatic and distorted, Francis Thompson shot the vibrant and fractured images with a Kodak Ciné-Special camera specially rigged with "secret" mirrors, kaleidoscopes and even reflective car hubcaps. His objective was to create a "complete and carefully integrated film using precisely controlled camera distortion...

directed by Francis Thompson, 1908-2003, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 16 mins,
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Please Murder Me!
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directed by Peter Godfrey, 1899-1970; produced by Donald Hyde, Gross-Krasne, Inc.; performed by Angela Lansbury, 1925-, Raymond Burr, 1917-1993, Dick Foran, 1910-1979 and John Dehner, 1915-1992 (Ferrol, Coruna: NYX Channel, 1956), 1 hour 12 mins
A lawyer suffers a guilt complex after getting a murder acquittal for his client and then finding out she did commit the crime.
directed by Peter Godfrey, 1899-1970; produced by Donald Hyde, Gross-Krasne, Inc.; performed by Angela Lansbury, 1925-, Raymond Burr, 1917-1993, Dick Foran, 1910-1979 and John Dehner, 1915-1992 (Ferrol, Coruna: NYX Channel, 1956), 1 hour 12 mins
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Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970, Evolution
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directed by James Davis, 1901-1974, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 9 mins,
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"I try to leave the imagination of the spectator as free as possible by using purely invented, abstract forms rather than representational forms. In watching these films it is not necessary to search for hidden meanings or to try to associate these invented forms with familiar objects. The spectator may simply rel...

directed by James Davis, 1901-1974, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 9 mins,
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