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Chrysalis

Netherlands, 1964 (MIFF 1966, Programme 22)

Director: Jan Oonk

This surrealistic film symbolizes the processes of growth by recording one particular phase of the life-cycle in nature.

Diploma of Merit, Edinburgh Festival.

See also...

THE GIRL IN MOURNING

Spain, 1963
In the home of Rocio, the daughter of an Andalusian family, there is great rejoicing: the mourning period for their grandmother has come to an end. Rocio changes her black dress for a brightly colour… More »

Mr. Plateau

Belgium, 1964
An absorbing tribute to the work of the cinematic pioneer, Joseph Plateau, who invented the phenakisticope. ... Prix du film scientifique, Anvers Festival; Special Jury Prize, Cannes Festival; Diplom… More »

Ballade

France, 1961
Avoiding the main roads, two cars explore France's Camargue district; the film shows their chance encounters with people and animals on these vast plains. ... More »

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