Films By Joan C. Gratz

Academy Award winning animator Joan C. Gratz (Mona Lisa Descending a Staircase) brings Samuel Taylor Coleridge's famous poem to life with her distinctive 'clay painting' technique. ... D/P Joan C. Gratz WS Gratz Film TD digibeta/2011 ... Read more
Mona Lisa Descending a Staircase leads us through a vibrant and amazing art history les­son: we move through the many important schools of modern art to view some 55 paint­ings by major artists. Each image is animated to transform into another, where the idiosyn­cratic brush strokes of each individual painter have been recreated. Van Gogh, Gaugin, Munch, Picasso, Frida Kahlo, Magritte, Francis Bac... Read more
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