Films By Peter Wyeth

12 Views of Kensal House is a documentary portrait of a working class housing estate built in 1936 as a model of enlightened planning, and which now stands as an archetypal example of inner city decay. The estate's downward path since idealistic conception (under the influence of Le Corbusier, the Bauhaus and the Socialist ... utopianism of the 1930s) is traced through interviews with the architec... Read more
Erwin Piscator's work as a producer/director in the Berlin of the 20's moved theatre away from the confines of domestic drama to the play of forces in world politics. ... To equip the stage for this 'epic' approach, he employed a whole range of 20th century media; film, slides, and moving stages, permanently extending the expressive capability of the modern theatre. Working from Piscator's montage... Read more
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