Not strictly true...a very bizarre version with english voice-over
(supposedly authorized by marker) is included on the (probably out of
SHORT cinema journal. [videorecording] 1:2, Dreams
Alternate Title SHORT.; 1:2,; Dreams
Place/Publisher Venice, Calif. : PolyGram Video,
Description 1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes "Every track is an article, every article is a short film."--Disc.
Title from disc.
Dreams -- Cafe bar / Alison De Vere -- Bride of Resistor / Mark
Gustafson -- Girl's own story / Jane Campion -- Depth solitude /
Joachim Solum, Thomas Lien ; Max von Sydow (narrator) -- Guy walks
into a bar / Carmen Elly -- George Hickenlooper interview -- Vincent:
the junkie chronicles / Michael Failia -- Big brass ring / George
Hickenlooper ; adapted from a short story by Orson Welles -- La Jetee
/ Chris Marker -- Eye like a strange balloon / Guy Maddin -- Making
of portrait of a lady / Peter Long, Kate Ellis, Jane Campion.
Cafe bar: In this brushstroke animation a random meeting at a cafe
becomes two people's "escape" from one another. Bride of Resistor: In
this sequel to the kinetic animation film Mr. Resistor, the
diminuitive scrap heap hero returns to have his heart stolen by a
plasticine mistress. Girl's own story: A girl's hopes are pierced by
the barbs of early 60's life in a film that mirrors an entire
society's loss of innocence. Depth solitude: A lyrical short film
about loneliness and the extreme measures some will take to overcome it.
Guy walks into a bar: A naive wannabe actor stumbles into a real life
cowboy fantasy while driving across country. Vincent, the junkie
chronicles: a work-in-progress documentary takes an unblinking look
at the life of an addict. Big brass ring: Malcolm McDowell plays a
controversial political icon who verbally spars with a beautiful
journalist. La Jette: The themes of time and memory are intricately
sewn into an eulogy to civilization. Eye like a strange balloon: A
whimsical allegory on man's journey through time and space. The
Making of Portrait of a Lady: A glimpse into the creative process of
directing Henry James' tale of societal pressures and private passions.
At 01:59 PM 5/31/2006, you wrote:
>Um incidentally . There is NO LEGAL DVD OF THIS IN THE US
>New Yorker will only license their own VHS copies
>More fun issues with copyright etc
>On 5/31/06 4:05 PM, "Montri, Tracy" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>Hello all -
>Does anyone out there know where I can acquire the public
>performance rights for La Jetee, dir. by Chris Marker, 1962?
>Thank you in advance for your help!
>Manager, Audiovisual Department
>Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
>Toledo, Ohio 43624
>Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE
>333 W 39th St. 503
>NY NY 10018
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Not strictly true...a very bizarre version with english voice-over (supposedly authorized by marker) is included on the (probably out of distribution) DVD
Um incidentally . There is NO LEGAL DVD OF THIS IN THE US
New Yorker will only license their own VHS copies
More fun issues with copyright etc
On 5/31/06 4:05 PM, "Montri, Tracy" <email@example.com> wrote:
- Hello all -
- Does anyone out there know where I can acquire the public performance rights for La Jetee, dir. by Chris Marker, 1962?
- Thank you in advance for your help!
- Tracy Montri
- Manager, Audiovisual Department
- Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
- 325 Michigan
- Toledo, Ohio 43624
- Fax 419-255-1334
Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
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