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Len Lye study package

Author: Len Lye; Len Lye Foundation.
Publisher: [2000?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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A study package comprising two documentaries about the New Zealand avant-garde artist and filmmaker Len Lye and a compilation video of eight of his films (Len Lye's films, vol. 1). Lye (1901-1980) was a major figure in experimental filmmaking, as well as a leading kinetic sculptor and an innovative theorist, painter and writer. He pioneered 'direct film' - film made without a camera by painting and scratching images  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Len Lye; Len Lye
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Len Lye; Len Lye Foundation.
OCLC Number: 223551595
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (129 min.) : sd., b&w with col. sequences ; 1/2 in.
Contents: Len Lye's films. Vol. 1: Free radicals (33 min.) --
Doodlin': impressions of Len Lye (50 min. 1987) --
Flip & two twisters (46 min. 1995)

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A study package comprising two documentaries about the New Zealand avant-garde artist and filmmaker Len Lye and a compilation video of eight of his films (Len Lye's films, vol. 1). Lye (1901-1980) was a major figure in experimental filmmaking, as well as a leading kinetic sculptor and an innovative theorist, painter and writer. He pioneered 'direct film' - film made without a camera by painting and scratching images directly onto celluloid.

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