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Zygosis

Author: Gavin HodgeJon DoveyTim MorrisonGorilla Tapes (Firm)British Film Institute.All authors
Publisher: New York : First Run/Icarus Films, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Paying tribute to John Heartfield, the anti-Nazi German satirist who pioneered the photomontage, Zygosis is a radical and humorous electronic homage to Heartfield's methods via animation of archival material, contemporary interviews and footage shot in Berlin during the opening of the Wall and the upheavals in East Germany.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Named Person: John Heartfield; John Heartfield
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Hodge; Jon Dovey; Tim Morrison; Gorilla Tapes (Firm); British Film Institute.; Channel Four (Great Britain); First-Run Features (Firm); Icarus Films.
OCLC Number: 122259259
Performer(s): Narrated by Gavin Hodge.
Description: 1 videodisc (26 min.) : sound, black and white with color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: produced by Gorilla Tapes as a BFI production with Channel 4 Television ; director, Gavin Hodge ; script, Jon Dovey ; producer, Tim Morrison.

Abstract:

Paying tribute to John Heartfield, the anti-Nazi German satirist who pioneered the photomontage, Zygosis is a radical and humorous electronic homage to Heartfield's methods via animation of archival material, contemporary interviews and footage shot in Berlin during the opening of the Wall and the upheavals in East Germany.

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