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Title Antonio Gaudí [videorecording] / Toho Co., Ltd. ; Sogetsu Foundation ; producer, Noriko Nomura ; director, producer and editor, Hiroshi Teshigahara.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    GAUD AG    Available
 GDL Brand Library Storage DVD    GAUD AG    Available
Edition Special edition double-disc set.
Description 2 videodiscs (72 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (34 p.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 425
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 425.
Note Title from container.
Booklet features a new essay by art historian Dore Ashton, a reminiscence by Hiroshi Teshigahara, and Hiroshi and Sofu discussing their trip to the West.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: Disc one: New, restored digital transfer; original theatrical trailer ; Disc two: New video interview with architect Arata Isozaki; "Gaudí, Catalunya, 1959," footage from director Hiroshi Teshigahara's first trip to Spain; "Visions of space: 'God's architect,'" one-hour BBC special on Antonio Gaudí's life and work; a program on Gaudí by director Ken Russell; "Sculptures by Sofu - Vita" short film by Teshigahara on the sculpture of his father Sofu Teshigahara ; booklet.
Credits Editor, Hiroshi Teshigahara ; cinematography, Junichi Segawa, Yoshikazu Yanagida, Ryu Segawa ; editor, Eiko Yoshida ; music, Toru Takemitsu, Kurodo Mouri, Shinji Hori.
Performer Interviewee: Isidro Puig Boada ; Boada's voice over: Seiji Miyaguchi.
Summary Antonio Gaudí designed some of the world's most astonishing buildings, interiors, and parks. Takes viewers on a tour of Gaudí's truly spectacular architecture, including his massive, still-unfinished masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia cathedral.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., High-Definition transfer.
Language Japanese dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Subject Gaudí, Antoni, 1852-1926
Sagrada Família (Church : Barcelona, Spain)
Architects -- Spain -- Barcelona -- Biography.
Architecture -- Spain -- Barcelona -- History.
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Japanese.
Biographical films
Documentary films
Added Author Teshigahara, Hiroshi
Nomura, Noriko.
Puig Boada, Isidre
Miyaguchi, Seiji, 1913-1985
Tōhō Kabushiki Kaisha
Sogetsu Foundation (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604650228
Standard No. 715515028325
Music No. CC1742D Criterion Collection

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