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Petrol

West Germany, 1965 (MIFF 1967, Programme 4, 7)

Director: Hugo Niebeling

A portrait of the oil industry presented with bravura, using exciting compositions, striking camera move­ments and angles. The visuals are splendidly matched with the musical score.

Gold Award, Chicago Festival; Diploma of Merit, Edinburgh Festival; Certificate of Merit, Cork Festival; First Award, Vancouver Festival; Grand Prize, Karlsbad.

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Allegro

West Germany, 1970
Three episodes about the joy of movement. ... More »

ALVORADA - BRAZIL'S CHANGING FACE

West Germany, 1962
A subjective impression of the vigorous growth and tremendous potentialities of a Brazil, rich in tradition but looking to the future; a film that does not attempt to give a reasoned, historical or g… More »

Magic Light

Germany, 1968
A virtuoso study of the manufacture of photographic equipment showing the precision demanded. The processing of film in darkness is shown by some astonishing infra-red photography. ... More »

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