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Art Scene USA

USA, 1966 (MIFF 1967, Art Films)

Director: Ed Emshwiller

A highly compressed survey of the whole range of creative expression in the visual arts as performed in the United States today.

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Fusion

A kaleidoscopic collage of colours and dehumanised modern dancers, making subtle use of double exposure and electronic music. Shapes move and grow to form designs which are reflected. turned. twisted ... More »

Yankee Painter - The Work of Winslow Homer

Drawings, watercolours and oils of Winslow Homer illustrate his artistic development as well as the breadth of fits interest. ... More »

Texture in Painting

By showing the manipulation of materials in illustrative paintings, from contemporary to anicent Oriental, the film demonstrates texture as a facet of design. ... More »

Five British Sculptors Work and Talk

Barbara Hepworth. Kenneth Armitage, Lynn Chadwick, Reg Butler and Henry Moore talk about and show their sculpture. ... Lion of San marco, Venice Art Film Festival. ... More »

Clay

Animated clay forms create a visual variation on Darwin's theory of evolution. ... Diploma of Merit, Edinburgh Festival. ... More »

The Ivory Knife

The abstract artist, Paul Jenkins, demonstrates his technique of mixing and manipulating paints on an unstretched canvas. ... More »

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