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Title Norman McLaren : the collector's edition / presented by The National Film Board of Canada and Milestone
Published [Harrington Park, N.J.] : Milestone Film & Video, 2003


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 MELB  791.4334092 Mclare Mcw/Nmc  AVAILABLE
Description 2 videodiscs (DVDs) (approximately 231 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences, NTSC ; 4 3/4 in. + guide entitled: Norman McLaren on the creative process (106 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Contents [Disk 1] Creative process = Le genie creatur -- [Disk 2] Selected films = Films choisis : Boogie-doodle -- Le merle -- A chairy tale -- A phantasy -- Neighbours -- Lines : horizontal -- Mosaic -- New York Lightboard Record : an excerpt -- Begone dull care -- Pas de deux -- Blinkity blank -- Synchromy -- Animated motion #5 -- Narcissus
Summary This special set contains: a documentary exploring the creative process of filmaking, and McLaren's pioneering approach to animation ; a collection of fourteen films reflecting the diversity of McLaren's work, each one prefaced by a brief explanation of the technique used by McLaren ; and a book including further thoughts by McLaren on cinema and his creative processes, and McLaren's technical notes on the fourteen films included on the second videdisk
Notes On spine: MILE099
Encoded for use on Region 1 players only
Disk 1 orginally produced in 1990; Disk 2 and guide produced in 1991
Guide compiled and edited by Donald McWilliams
Credits Credits: Editing and direction, Donald McWilliams, with the collaboration of Susan Huycke, David Verrall; producer, David Verrall; executive producer, Douglas MacDonald; cinematography, Pierre Letarte, Jacques Leduc; read by Susan Huycke; original music, arrangements and direction, Eldon Rathburn with the musical collaboration of Maurice Blackburn ... [et al.]
Notes DVD. Region unspecified
Subject McLaren, Norman, 1914-1987.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Canada.
Animators -- Canada.
Animation (Cinematography)
Animated films -- Canada.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author McLaren, Norman, 1914-1987.
McWilliams, Donald E., 1935-
National Film Board of Canada.
Other Titles Norman McLaren on the creative process