What is cinema? [vieorecording DVD]
Title
What is cinema? [vieorecording DVD]

ISBN
9781417243488

Edition
DVD edition.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (78 minutes) : sound, color and black-and-white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (8 unnumbered pages : portraits (some color) ; 19 cm)

General Note
DVd format.
 
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014.
 
"©2014 Cohen Media Group"--End credits.
 
"©2013 Cohen AG Project LLC"--Container.
 
Bonus features: experimental shorts by directors Man Ray, Jonas Mekas, Ken Jacobs, Lewis Klahr and more; trailer.

Contents
Ballet MÔecanique / Return to reason / Leave me alone / The sea star = L'Ôetoile de mer / The mysteries of the chateau of dice = Les mystßeres de chÒateau du dÔe / The life and death of 9413 : a Hollywood extra / Peyote queen / Notes on the circus / Flo rounds a corner / Turn it back / The emblazoned apparitions

Abstract
Chuck Workman is best known for creating unforgettable Oscar montage sequences and for his award-winning documentaries. Here he demonstrates his command of cinematic language, creating a visual essay out of clips from films that pushed the boundaries of the art form and gave us ideas of what the future might hold. Includes new and archival interviews with eclectic filmmakers.

Reading Level
Not rated.

Subject
Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Video recordings.
 
Motion pictures -- Philosophy -- Video recordings.
 
Motion pictures -- History -- Video recordings.
 
Documentary films.
 
Film clips.
 
Filmed interviews.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Workman, Chuck
 
Cohen, Charles S., 1952-
 
Akerman, Chantal,
 
Altman, Robert, 1925-2006.
 
Bresson, Robert,
 
Costa-Gavras, 1933-
 
Epstein, Robert P., 1955-
 
Franco, James, 1978-
 
Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980
 
Hoberman, J.,
 
Jacobs, Ken, 1933-
 
Kiarostami, Abbas,
 
Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
 
Leigh, Mike, 1943-
 
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011.
 
Lynch, David, 1946-
 
Mekas, Jonas, 1922-
 
Moore, Michael, 1954 April 23-
 
Rainer, Yvonne, 1934-
 
Reichardt, Kelly.
 
Viola, Bill, 1951-

Added Corporate Author
Wheelhouse Creative (Firm),
 
Cohen Media Group.
 
Entertainment One (Firm)


LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
St. George BranchAdult Non-Fiction DVDs1:DVDNF(DVD) 791.4302 What Is Cinema?Checked In