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Gaudi [videorecording] : The spirit of Barcelona / presented by Giuseppe Giampaoli ; producer, Joel Santoni ; director, Jean-Louis Bunuel.

Publication:
Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities [distributor], c1993.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videocassette (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Series:
Heritage
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Other Title:
Title on container and label: Gaudi : the spirit of Barcelona.
Subjects:
Gaudí, Antoni, 1852-1926 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Barcelona (Spain) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Architecture -- Spain -- Barcelona.
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Spain -- Barcelona.
Eclecticism in architecture.
Architects, Spanish -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
System Details:
VHS.
Summary:
Explores the architectural styles of Gaudí while examining the buildings he designed in Barcelona. Shows Gaudí's use of elaborate ornamentation, curvilinear forms, and undulating shapes in the façades of his buildings and in Güell Park, showing the influence of natural forms: rocks, caves, trees, plants, and animals.
Participant:
Commentary spoken by John Hurt and Irina Brook.
Credits:
Photography, Tomas Pladevall; editing, Eva Zora Russel; original music, François Staal.
Notes:
Video release of a production of 1989.
"Under the high patronage of UNESCO"--Leader.
Contributor:
Giampaoli, Giuseppe. , Producer
Santoni, Joël. , Producer
Bunuel, Jean-Louis. , Director
Hurt, John, 1940- , Commentator
Brook, Irina. , Commentator
Staal, François. , Composer
Films for the Humanities (Firm) , Distributor
OCLC:
29506734
Publisher Number:
FFH 2252 Films for the Humanities