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|Named Person:||Hans Richter|
|Material Type:||Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Visual material, Computer File, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Hans Richter; Kenneth Macpherson; Dave Vern; Hans J Rehfisch; John Latouche; Max Ernst; Paul Bowles; Fernand Léger; Man Ray; Darius Milhaud; Libby Holman; Josh White; Marcel Duchamp; John Cage; Alexander Calder; David Diamond; Louis Applebaum; Jack Bittner; Arnold Eagle; Werner Brandes; Meyer Rosenblum; Herman Schulmann; British Film Institute.; Films International of America.
|Language Note:||Optional subtitles for the hearing-impaired.|
|Notes:||DVD release of the 1948 motion picture.
Joe, a young man down on his luck, discovers he has the power to create dreams, and sets up a business selling them to others. The dreams he gives to his clients are the creations of Max Ernst, Fernand Léger, Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Alexander Calder, and Hans Richter.
Titles from closing credits.
DVD extras: Alternate soundtrack by The Real Tuesday Weld; Filmed interview with The Real Tuesday Weld; Three short films by Hans Richter: Rhythmus 21 (1921), Ghosts Before Breakfast (1928), Everyday (1929).
|Credits:||Musical director, Louis Applebaum ; cinematography, Arnold Eagle in cooperation with Werner Brandes, Meyer Rosenblum, Herman Schulman.|
|Target Audience:||Rated: Suitable only for persons of 12 years and over.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (80 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.|
|Details:||DVD; PAL; region 2; full screen; monaural.|
|Contents:||Dreams that money can buy : a film in seven segments: Desire / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Max Ernst ; music, Paul Bowles --
The girl with the prefabricated heart / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Fernand Léger ; lyrics, Jean Latouche ; sung by Libby Holman, Josh White --
Ruth, roses, and revolvers / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Man Ray ; music, Darius Milhaud --
Discs / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Marcel Duchamp ; music, John Cage --
Ballet / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Alexander Calder ; music, Paul Bowles --
Circus / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Alexander Calder ; music, David Diamond --
Narcissus / based on drawings, objects and suggestions by Hans Richter ; music, Louis Applebaum.
|Series Title:||History of the avant-garde.|
|Other Titles:||Dreams that money can buy (Motion picture)|
|Responsibility:||Films International of America, Inc. presents ; produced & directed by Hans Richter ; co-producer, Kenneth MacPherson ; story by Hans Richter in association with Dave Vern, Hans Rehfisch, Joseph Freeman ; dialogue by John Latouche.|