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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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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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Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970, Gyromorphosis
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directed by Hy Hirsh, 1911-1961, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 7 mins,
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"Gyromorphosis strives to bring into actuality the inherent kinetic qualities seen in the construction-sculpture of Constant Nieuwenhuys of Amsterdam. To realize [sic] this aim I have put into motion, one by one, pieces of this sculpture and, with colored lighting, filmed them in various detail, overlaying the ima...

directed by Hy Hirsh, 1911-1961, in Masterworks of American Avant-garde Experimental Films 1920-1970 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 7 mins,
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The Adventures of Sam Space
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directed by Paul Sprunck, 1892-1963; produced by Robert Angus, 1917-1996 and James Bank, fl. 1952, Volcano Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 9 mins,
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In trade-journal announcements (July 3, 1953), Robert Angus and James Banks, of Volcano Productions, envisioned The Adventures of Sam Space as the first in a series of theatrical 3-D puppet cartoons, utilizing the animation seen in George Pal's Puppetoons. In fact, writer-director Paul G Sprunck had worked on the...
directed by Paul Sprunck, 1892-1963; produced by Robert Angus, 1917-1996 and James Bank, fl. 1952, Volcano Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 9 mins,
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