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The fantastic world of M.C. Escher

Author: Michele EmmerH S M CoxeterRoger PenroseEnnio MorriconeFilm 7 International,All authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2006] ©2006
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through colleagues' accounts and computer animated recreations of his work, this documentary explores the genius of the Dutch graphic artist. Learn about the man behind the intricate and mysterious designs and his sources of inspiration for them.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary
Named Person: M C Escher
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michele Emmer; H S M Coxeter; Roger Penrose; Ennio Morricone; Film 7 International,; M.C. Escher Foundation,; Acorn Media (Firm),
ISBN: 1569388628 9781569388624
OCLC Number: 64566906
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Documentary.
Originally released in 1980.
Credits: Editing, Floriana D'Ambrosio ; cinematographers, Giulio Battiferri, Elio Bisignani, Carlo Alberto Cerchio ; music, Ennio Morricone.
Performer(s): Interviewed: H.S.M. Coxeter, R. Penrose.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 50 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Look at the life and works of the famous graphic artist
Responsibility: a film by Michele Emmer ; Michelle Emmer & Film 7 Int. ; The M.C. Escher Foundation.

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Through colleagues' accounts and computer animated recreations of his work, this documentary explores the genius of the Dutch graphic artist. Learn about the man behind the intricate and mysterious designs and his sources of inspiration for them.

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