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Title Edward James [videorecording] : builder of dreams = fabricante de sueños / Top Drawer Productions in association with Legacy Productions ; a film by Avery Danziger ; produced by Avery Danziger & Lenore Danziger ; directed by Avery Danziger & Sarah Stein ; written by Gerald Jones.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Microcinema, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    JAME BD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced in 1995.
Credits Cinematography, Guy Woolley, Dyanna Taylor ; editor, Sarah Stein ; music, Coyote Oldman.
Performer Narrator, Saun Ellis ; poetry read by Avery Danziger.
Summary A journey into the world of the Surrealists as the life and accomplishments of the surrealist collector, poet, and architect Edward James unfolds. For the last 20 years of his life, aided by 40 fulltime laborers and draftsmen, he built one of the biggest and yet least known architectural monuments of the 20th century, dedicated to Surrealism and hidden in the jungles of Mexico.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions.
Language In English, with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject James, Edward Frank Willis, 1907-1984.
James, Edward Frank Willis, 1907-1984 -- Homes and haunts -- Mexico -- Xilitla (San Luis Potosí)
English -- Mexico -- Biography.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Art patrons -- England -- Biography.
Eclecticism in architecture -- Mexico -- Xilitla (San Luis Potosí)
Architects -- England -- Biography.
Las Pozas (Xilitla, San Luis Potosí, Mexico)
Genre/Form Biographical films
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author James, Edward Frank Willis, 1907-1984.
Danziger, Avery.
Danziger, Lenore.
Jonas, Gerald, 1935-
Stein, Sarah.
Ellis, Saun.
Top Drawer Productions.
Microcinema, Inc.
Debbaudt/Legacy Productions.
Added Title Builder of dreams
Fabricante de sueños
Standard No. 880198085597
Music No. MC-855 Microcinema

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