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The Resource What is cinema?, Wheelhouse Creative ; a film by Chuck Workman ; produced by Charles S. Cohen ; directed by Chuck Workman

What is cinema?, Wheelhouse Creative ; a film by Chuck Workman ; produced by Charles S. Cohen ; directed by Chuck Workman

Label
What is cinema?
Title
What is cinema?
Statement of responsibility
Wheelhouse Creative ; a film by Chuck Workman ; produced by Charles S. Cohen ; directed by Chuck Workman
Contributor
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • per
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Chuck Workman is best known for creating unforgettable Oscar montage sequences and for his award-winning documentaries. Here he demonstrates his command of cinematic language, creating a visual essay out of clips from films that pushed the boundaries of the art form and gave us ideas of what the future might hold. Includes new and archival interviews with eclectic filmmakers
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, John Sharaf, Tom Hurwitz, Michael Lisnet ; editor, Chuck Workman
Dewey number
791.4302/32
Intended audience
Not rated
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Language note
English and some French and Farsi with English subtitles; optional SDH subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.P7
LC item number
W477 2014
PerformerNote
Interviewees, Chantal Akerman, Robert Altman, Robert Bresson, Costa Gavras, Rob Epstein, James Franco, Alfred Hitchcock, J. Hoberman, Ken Jacobs, Abbas Kiarostami, Akira Kurosawa, Mike Leigh, Sidney Lumet, David Lynch, Jonas Mekas, Michael Moore, Yvonne Rainer, Kelly Reichardt, Bill Viola
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http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Workman, Chuck
  • Cohen, Charles S.
  • Akerman, Chantal
  • Altman, Robert
  • Bresson, Robert
  • Costa-Gavras
  • Epstein, Robert P.
  • Franco, James
  • Hitchcock, Alfred
  • Hoberman, J.
  • Jacobs, Ken
  • Kiarostami, Abbas
  • Kurosawa, Akira
  • Leigh, Mike
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Lynch, David
  • Mekas, Jonas
  • Moore, Michael
  • Rainer, Yvonne
  • Reichardt, Kelly
  • Viola, Bill
  • Wheelhouse Creative (Firm)
  • Cohen Media Group
  • Entertainment One (Firm)
Runtime
78
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  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
What is cinema?, Wheelhouse Creative ; a film by Chuck Workman ; produced by Charles S. Cohen ; directed by Chuck Workman
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014
  • "©2014 Cohen Media Group"--End credits
  • "©2013 Cohen AG Project LLC"--Container
  • Bonus features: experimental shorts by directors Man Ray, Jonas Mekas, Ken Jacobs, Lewis Klahr and more; trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 unnumbered pages : portraits (some color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Man Ray
  • (1926) (16 min.)
  • The sea star =
  • L'étoile de mer
  • Man Ray
  • (1928) (16 min.)
  • The mysteries of the chateau of dice =
  • Les mystères de château du dé
  • Man Ray
  • (1929) (20 min.)
  • Bonus short films:
  • The life and death of 9413 : a Hollywood extra
  • Slovko Vorkapich and Robert Florey
  • (1927) (14 min.)
  • Peyote queen
  • Storm de Hirsch
  • (1965) (9 min.)
  • Notes on the circus
  • Jonas Mekas
  • (1966) (13 min.)
  • Flo rounds a corner
  • Ballet Mécanique
  • Ken Jacobs
  • (1999) (6 min.)
  • Turn it back
  • Lewis Klahr
  • (2013) (3 min.)
  • The emblazoned apparitions
  • Phil Solomon
  • (2013) (6 min.)
  • Fernand Léger
  • (1924) (11 min.)
  • Return to reason
  • Man Ray
  • (1923) (2 min.)
  • Leave me alone
Control code
1886197
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9781417243488
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952781493
Other physical details
sound, color and black-and-white
Publisher number
CMG-DV-7814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) U741952781493
  • (OCoLC)893491471
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
What is cinema?, Wheelhouse Creative ; a film by Chuck Workman ; produced by Charles S. Cohen ; directed by Chuck Workman
Publication
Distribution
Manufacture
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014
  • "©2014 Cohen Media Group"--End credits
  • "©2013 Cohen AG Project LLC"--Container
  • Bonus features: experimental shorts by directors Man Ray, Jonas Mekas, Ken Jacobs, Lewis Klahr and more; trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet (8 unnumbered pages : portraits (some color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Man Ray
  • (1926) (16 min.)
  • The sea star =
  • L'étoile de mer
  • Man Ray
  • (1928) (16 min.)
  • The mysteries of the chateau of dice =
  • Les mystères de château du dé
  • Man Ray
  • (1929) (20 min.)
  • Bonus short films:
  • The life and death of 9413 : a Hollywood extra
  • Slovko Vorkapich and Robert Florey
  • (1927) (14 min.)
  • Peyote queen
  • Storm de Hirsch
  • (1965) (9 min.)
  • Notes on the circus
  • Jonas Mekas
  • (1966) (13 min.)
  • Flo rounds a corner
  • Ballet Mécanique
  • Ken Jacobs
  • (1999) (6 min.)
  • Turn it back
  • Lewis Klahr
  • (2013) (3 min.)
  • The emblazoned apparitions
  • Phil Solomon
  • (2013) (6 min.)
  • Fernand Léger
  • (1924) (11 min.)
  • Return to reason
  • Man Ray
  • (1923) (2 min.)
  • Leave me alone
Control code
1886197
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (78 min.)
Isbn
9781417243488
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952781493
Other physical details
sound, color and black-and-white
Publisher number
CMG-DV-7814
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) U741952781493
  • (OCoLC)893491471
System details
DVD; NTSC, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby digital 5.1 surround or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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