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Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s

Label
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s
Title
Avant-garde
Title remainder
experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s
Title variation
Experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-five short films selected from the avant garde movement of the 1920's and 1930's
Related
Cataloging source
BMC
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Films are primarily silent with music and English, French, German, and Dutch credits and intertitles with optional English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1976
  • 1900-1979
  • 1899-1957
  • 1894-1982
  • 1888-1976
  • 1887-1968
  • 1881-1955
  • 1880-1925
  • 1915-1985
  • 1892-1954
  • 1897-1953
  • 1898-1948
  • 1903-1984
  • 1890-1976
  • 1883-1965
  • 1882-1942
  • 1898-1989
  • 1899-1986
  • 1904-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Man Ray
  • Vorkapich, Slavko
  • Florey, Robert
  • Kirsanov, Dmitri
  • Weinberg, Herman G
  • Watson, James S.
  • Webber, Melville
  • Richter, Hans
  • Duchamp, Marcel
  • Léger, Fernand
  • Eggeling, Viking
  • Painlevé, Jean
  • Welles, Orson
  • Vance, William
  • Metzner, Ernö
  • Epstein, Jean
  • Eisenstein, Sergei
  • Aleksandrov, Grigoriĭ Vasilʹevich
  • Strand, Paul
  • Sheeler, Charles
  • Dulac, Germaine
  • Ivens, Joris
  • Steiner, Ralph
  • Barlow, Roger
  • Hay, Harry
  • Robbins, LeRoy
  • Rohauer, Raymond
  • Rohauer Collection
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
387
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Surrealism in motion pictures
  • Surrealism
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as individual silent motion pictures in France, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States between 1921 and 1939
  • "Films from the Raymond Rohauer collection"--Cover
  • The film, Brumes d'automne is not listed on the container
  • Special features include: film notes by film critic/historian Elliott Stein, optional English subtitles (on selected films), dual-layer RSDL edition for optimal image quality
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1: Le retour à la raison (1923, France) / Man Ray. Emak-Bakia (1926, France) / Man Ray. L'Étoile de mer (1928, France) / May Ray. Les mystères du château du Dé (1929, France) / Man Ray. The life and death of 9413, a Hollywood extra (1928, United States) / Slavko Vorkapich and Robert Florey. Ménilmontant (1926, France) / Dimitri Kirsanoff. Brumes d'automne = Autumn fire (1931, United States) / Herman G. Weinberg. Lot in Sodom (1933, United States) / James Sibley Watson and Melville Webber. Rhythmus 21 (1921, Germany) / Hans Richter -- Vormittagsspuk = ghosts before breakfast (1928, Germany) / Hans Richter. Anémic cinéma (1926, France) / Marcel Duchamp. Ballet mécanique (1924, France) / Fernand Léger. Symphonie diagonale (1924, France) / Viking Eggeling. Le vampire (1939, France) / Jean Painlevé. The hearts of age (1934, United States) / Orson Welles and William Vance
  • Disc 2: Überfall (1928, Germany) / Ernö Metzner. La glace à trois faces (1927, France) / Jean Epstein. Le tempestaire (1947, France) / Jean Epstein. Romance sentimentale (1930, France) / Sergei Eisenstein and Grigori V. Alexandrov. Autumn fire (1931, United States) / Herman G. Weinberg. Manhatta (1921, United States) / Paul Strand and Charles Sheeler. La coquille et le clergyman (1926, France) / Germaine Dulac. Regen = Rain (1929, Netherlands) / Joris Ivens. H2O (1929, United States) / Ralph Steiner. Even -- as you and I (1937, United States) / Roger Barlow, Harry Hay, and LeRoy Robbins
Control code
61231446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe two-disc edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (387 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
738329040222
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as individual silent motion pictures in France, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States between 1921 and 1939
  • "Films from the Raymond Rohauer collection"--Cover
  • The film, Brumes d'automne is not listed on the container
  • Special features include: film notes by film critic/historian Elliott Stein, optional English subtitles (on selected films), dual-layer RSDL edition for optimal image quality
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disc 1: Le retour à la raison (1923, France) / Man Ray. Emak-Bakia (1926, France) / Man Ray. L'Étoile de mer (1928, France) / May Ray. Les mystères du château du Dé (1929, France) / Man Ray. The life and death of 9413, a Hollywood extra (1928, United States) / Slavko Vorkapich and Robert Florey. Ménilmontant (1926, France) / Dimitri Kirsanoff. Brumes d'automne = Autumn fire (1931, United States) / Herman G. Weinberg. Lot in Sodom (1933, United States) / James Sibley Watson and Melville Webber. Rhythmus 21 (1921, Germany) / Hans Richter -- Vormittagsspuk = ghosts before breakfast (1928, Germany) / Hans Richter. Anémic cinéma (1926, France) / Marcel Duchamp. Ballet mécanique (1924, France) / Fernand Léger. Symphonie diagonale (1924, France) / Viking Eggeling. Le vampire (1939, France) / Jean Painlevé. The hearts of age (1934, United States) / Orson Welles and William Vance
  • Disc 2: Überfall (1928, Germany) / Ernö Metzner. La glace à trois faces (1927, France) / Jean Epstein. Le tempestaire (1947, France) / Jean Epstein. Romance sentimentale (1930, France) / Sergei Eisenstein and Grigori V. Alexandrov. Autumn fire (1931, United States) / Herman G. Weinberg. Manhatta (1921, United States) / Paul Strand and Charles Sheeler. La coquille et le clergyman (1926, France) / Germaine Dulac. Regen = Rain (1929, Netherlands) / Joris Ivens. H2O (1929, United States) / Ralph Steiner. Even -- as you and I (1937, United States) / Roger Barlow, Harry Hay, and LeRoy Robbins
Control code
61231446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe two-disc edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (387 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
738329040222
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K402
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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