Science is fiction

23 films

DVD - 2009 - French
Average Rating: 3 stars out of 5.
Science is fiction
Focusing on the work of French filmmaker Jean Painlevé, this collection features twenty-three Painlevé nature films; a 2005 performance of the ninety-minute score, The sounds of science, written in 2001 by members of the rock group Yo La Tengo to accompany eight of Painlevé's films; an interview with Yo La Tengo; and the eight-part 1988 French television series, Jean Painlevé au fil de ses films, which explores Painlevé's life and work through interviews with the filmmaker.

Published: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2009.
Edition: DVD ed.
ISBN: 160465144X
Branch Call Number: DVD 508 SCI
Characteristics: 3 videodiscs (471 min.) :,sd. and si., b&w and col.,4 3/4 in.


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