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Title Boneshop of the heart [videorecording] / Small Change Productions presents ; a film by Scott Crocker, Toshiaki Ozawa.

Imprint [Philadelphia, PA?] : Small Change Productions, [2011?]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    FOLK BH    Available
Description 1 videodisc (53 min.) : sd., col., with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a documentary film in 1991.
Summary Interviews with the folk artists: "Tin Man" Charlie Lucas, Vollis Simpson, Thornton Dial Sr., Bessie Harvey, "Sandman" Lonnie Holley. "This documentary provides a rare and illuminating exploration of the creative process individuality through incisive portraits of five seminal figures from a signifcant chapter in contemporary American folk art. Variously described as "outsiders," naïve or "visionary," the artists profiled, all from the American south, produce remarkable creations that challenge distinctions between "fine" and "folk" art."--Container.
System Details DVD.
Subject Folk art -- Southern States.
Primitivism in art -- Southern States.
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Added Author Crocker, Scott.
Ozawa, Toshiaki.
Lucas, Charlie, 1951-
Simpson, Vollis. 1919-2013
Dial, Thornton.
Harvey, Bessie, 1929-1994.
Holley, Lonnie.
Small Change Productions.

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