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Title Remembrance of things to come [videorecording] = : Le souvenir d'un avenir / Les Films de l'equinoxe, ARTE France ; a film by Yannick Bellon & Chris Marker.

Imprint [Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films, [2008], c2001


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    BELL RTC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (42 + 26 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released by First Run/Icarus Films in 2001.
Special features: Bonus film: "Colette" by Yannick Bellon. (26 min. / b&w / French w. English subtitles. / c1950, Les Films Jacqueline Jacoupy ; Les Films de l'Equinoxe).
Performer Narrated by Alexandra Stewart.
Summary "... codirected by Chris Marker and Bellon's daughter Yannick, uses Bellon's photographs to create a ... historical portrait of the two decades between 1935 and 1955. Leaping back and forth in time, from family portraits of Bellon and her two daughters, to her unique photographic record of pre-war Paris - the first surrealist exhibition, the 1937 Paris World's Fair, the birth of the Cinématheque Française, and the Popular Front, - to images from France's African colonies, the Spanish Civil War, the Second World War and the German Occupation, the images in this ... "cineessays" are complemented by Chris Marker's ... commentary (read by ... Alexandra Stewart), a complex rumination on the interrelations between photography, memory, thought and history"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1.
Subject Bellon, Denise, 1902-1999.
Europe -- History -- 1945-
Europe -- Social life and customs -- 1945-
Genre/Form Motion pictures, French.
Documentary films
Added Author Bellon, Yannick, 1924-
Marker, Chris, 1921-2012-
Bellon, Denise, 1902-1999.
Steward, Alexandra.
Films de l'equinoxe (Firm)
ARTE France.
Icarus Films.
Added Title Souvenir d'un avenir
Standard No. 854565001060

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