skip to content
Avant-garde [Series] 2, Experimental cinema, 1928-1954. Disc 2 (of 2) Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Avant-garde [Series] 2, Experimental cinema, 1928-1954. Disc 2 (of 2)

Author: Paul LeniJames S WatsonMelville WebberJean MitryDmitri KirsanovAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Kino International, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Originally produced as individual silent or sound motion pictures in the United States, Germany, and France, these seventeen short films epitomize the development of experimental film from the 1920's through the 1950's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Leni; James S Watson; Melville Webber; Jean Mitry; Dmitri Kirsanov; Isidore Isou; Hans Brennert; Guido Seeber; Jon C Mirsalis; Edgar Allan Poe; Arthur Honegger; Marc Ducouret; André Tadié; André Periér; Jean Jarret; André Costey; Arthur Hoérée; Nat Saufer; Suzanne Carbon; Charles Clément; Elliott Stein
OCLC Number: 870973467
Language Note: Chiefly silent or silent with music (silent films without a soundtrack on DVD 1 provided with optional music) ; some films with English or French dialogue with English subtitles ; credits and intertitles in English, French, and German ; optional subtitles in English (on selected films).
Notes: Booklet includes film notes by Elliott Stein.
Special features : Theatrical trailer (5 min.).
Credits: Rebus-film no. 1 : text of the intertitles, Hans Brennert ; technique, Guido Seeber ; music composed and performed by Jon C. Mirsalis -- The fall of the House of Usher : scenario by Melville Webber from the short story by Edgar Allan Poe ; set designer, Melville Webber ; directors of photography, James Sibley Watson, Jr. and Melville Webber -- Pacific 231 : music, Arthur Honegger ; editors, Jean Mitry, Marc Ducouret ; directors of photography, André Tadié, André Periér, Jean Jarret -- Arrière saison : director of photography, André Costey ; music, Arthur Hoérée -- Traité de bave et d'éternité : director of photography, Nat Saufer ; editor, Suzanne Carbon ; English intertitles, Charles Clement.
Cast: Fall of the House of Usher : Herbert Stern, Hidegarde Watson, Melville Webber -- Arrière saison : Gilliane Sarno, Pierre Lobreau. Traité de bave et d'éternité : Marcel Archard, Jean-Louis Barrault, Blanchette Brunoy, Blaise Cendrars, Jean Cocteau, Daniele Delorme, Edouard Dhermitte, Daniel Gelin, André Maurois, A. Salacrou, Rodica Valeanu.
Description: 1 DVD (163 min.) : sd. & sil., b&w. + 1 booklet (6 p. : ill. ; 19 cm)
Contents: Rebus-film no. 1 / directed and based on an idea by Paul Leni ; (1925, Germany) (15 min.) --
The fall of the House of Usher / directed by James Sibley Watson, Jr. and Melville Webber (1928, U.S.) (12 min.) --
Pacific 231 / directed, written and edited by Jean Mitry (1949, France) (10 min.) --
Arrière saison = Late autumn / written and directed by Dimitri Kirsanoff (1950, France) (15 min.) --
Traité de bave et d'éternité = Venom and eternity / writtten, produced and directed by Jean-Isidore Isou (1951, France) (111 min.)
Other Titles: Films from the Raymond Rohauer collection
Experimental cinema, 1928-1954
Responsibility: directors, Paul Leni, James Sibley Watson and Melville Webber, Jean Mitry, Dimitri Kirsanoff, Jean-Isidore Isou.

Abstract:

Originally produced as individual silent or sound motion pictures in the United States, Germany, and France, these seventeen short films epitomize the development of experimental film from the 1920's through the 1950's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/870973467> # Avant-garde [Series] 2, Experimental cinema, 1928-1954. Disc 2 (of 2)
    a schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD ;
    library:oclcnum "870973467" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139538> ; # Surrealism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027285> ; # Motion pictures
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088112> ; # Motion pictures--United States
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95001753> ; # Motion pictures--France
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139549> ; # Surrealism in motion pictures
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4375/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> ; # France.
    schema:alternateName "Experimental cinema, 1928-1954" ;
    schema:alternateName "Films from the Raymond Rohauer collection" ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/90992518> ; # James Sibley Watson
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/carbon_suzanne> ; # Suzanne Carbon
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/costey_andre> ; # André Costey
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32789295> ; # Guido Seeber
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/perier_andre> ; # André Periér
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/jarret_jean> ; # Jean Jarret
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/tadie_andre> ; # André Tadié
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51699915> ; # Arthur Honegger
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/ducouret_marc> ; # Marc Ducouret
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/74027657> ; # Paul Leni
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> ; # Edgar Allan Poe
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/54141961> ; # Charles Clément
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/5135801> ; # Dmitri Kirsanov
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100233831> ; # Jean Mitry
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/96388363> ; # Isidore Isou
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/5251855> ; # Melville Webber
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/52988340> ; # Elliott Stein
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/saufer_nat> ; # Nat Saufer
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100330404> ; # Arthur Hoérée
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/74280008> ; # Hans Brennert
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/mirsalis_jon_c> ; # Jon C. Mirsalis
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "Originally produced as individual silent or sound motion pictures in the United States, Germany, and France, these seventeen short films epitomize the development of experimental film from the 1920's through the 1950's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1784554411> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Avant-garde [Series] 2, Experimental cinema, 1928-1954. Disc 2 (of 2)"@en ;
    schema:productID "870973467" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/870973467#PublicationEvent/new_york_n_y_kino_international_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Agent/kino_international> ; # Kino International
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/870973467> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Agent/kino_international> # Kino International
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Kino International" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/carbon_suzanne> # Suzanne Carbon
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Carbon" ;
    schema:givenName "Suzanne" ;
    schema:name "Suzanne Carbon" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/costey_andre> # André Costey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Costey" ;
    schema:givenName "André" ;
    schema:name "André Costey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/ducouret_marc> # Marc Ducouret
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ducouret" ;
    schema:givenName "Marc" ;
    schema:name "Marc Ducouret" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/jarret_jean> # Jean Jarret
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jarret" ;
    schema:givenName "Jean" ;
    schema:name "Jean Jarret" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/mirsalis_jon_c> # Jon C. Mirsalis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mirsalis" ;
    schema:givenName "Jon C." ;
    schema:name "Jon C. Mirsalis" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/perier_andre> # André Periér
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Periér" ;
    schema:givenName "André" ;
    schema:name "André Periér" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/saufer_nat> # Nat Saufer
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Saufer" ;
    schema:givenName "Nat" ;
    schema:name "Nat Saufer" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Person/tadie_andre> # André Tadié
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Tadié" ;
    schema:givenName "André" ;
    schema:name "André Tadié" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784554411#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85088112> # Motion pictures--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion pictures--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh95001753> # Motion pictures--France
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion pictures--France"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027285> # Motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139538> # Surrealism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Surrealism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1139549> # Surrealism in motion pictures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Surrealism in motion pictures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204289> # France.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "France." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100233831> # Jean Mitry
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Mitry" ;
    schema:givenName "Jean" ;
    schema:name "Jean Mitry" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100330404> # Arthur Hoérée
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hoérée" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "Arthur Hoérée" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32789295> # Guido Seeber
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1879" ;
    schema:deathDate "1940" ;
    schema:familyName "Seeber" ;
    schema:givenName "Guido" ;
    schema:name "Guido Seeber" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/5135801> # Dmitri Kirsanov
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1899" ;
    schema:deathDate "1957" ;
    schema:familyName "Kirsanov" ;
    schema:givenName "Dmitri" ;
    schema:name "Dmitri Kirsanov" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51699915> # Arthur Honegger
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1892" ;
    schema:deathDate "1955" ;
    schema:familyName "Honegger" ;
    schema:givenName "Arthur" ;
    schema:name "Arthur Honegger" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/5251855> # Melville Webber
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Webber" ;
    schema:givenName "Melville" ;
    schema:name "Melville Webber" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/52988340> # Elliott Stein
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1928" ;
    schema:familyName "Stein" ;
    schema:givenName "Elliott" ;
    schema:name "Elliott Stein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54141961> # Charles Clément
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1889" ;
    schema:deathDate "1972" ;
    schema:familyName "Clément" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Clément" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/60351476> # Edgar Allan Poe
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1809" ;
    schema:deathDate "1849" ;
    schema:familyName "Poe" ;
    schema:givenName "Edgar Allan" ;
    schema:name "Edgar Allan Poe" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74027657> # Paul Leni
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1885" ;
    schema:deathDate "1929" ;
    schema:familyName "Leni" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul" ;
    schema:name "Paul Leni" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/74280008> # Hans Brennert
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1870" ;
    schema:deathDate "1942" ;
    schema:familyName "Brennert" ;
    schema:givenName "Hans" ;
    schema:name "Hans Brennert" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/90992518> # James Sibley Watson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1894" ;
    schema:deathDate "1982" ;
    schema:familyName "Watson" ;
    schema:givenName "James Sibley" ;
    schema:givenName "James S." ;
    schema:name "James Sibley Watson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/96388363> # Isidore Isou
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Isou" ;
    schema:givenName "Isidore" ;
    schema:name "Isidore Isou" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.