Franklin

Un voyage américain [videorecording] / AD VITAM Production, SELENIUM Films, et MUSE Film and Television, Inc. présentent; un film de Philippe Séclier ; réalisateur, conducteur, Philippe Séclier ; productrice déléguée, Judith Nora.

Publication:
[New York] : Lorber Films, c2009.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (58 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Other Title:
Title on disc menu: American journey [videorecording]
Title on container and disc face: American journey--in Robert Frank's footsteps [videorecording]
Subjects:
Frank, Robert, 1924-2019. Américains -- English.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1945-1970 -- Pictorial works.
United States -- Pictorial works.
Photography, Artistic.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Documentary films.
Language:
In French or English, with accompanying French or English subtitles.
System Details:
DVD, all regions, NTSC; stereo.
Summary:
A film investigating and following the cross-country journey of photographer Robert Frank, the work ultimately featured in Frank's book "The Americans". Sé́clier interviews those who knew and worked with Frank, and invites others to consider Frank's journey in its original context, to read the images, the symbols and representations as if through the eye of the traveller himself.
Credits:
Editing, Pauline Gaillard ; original score, Karol Beffa.
Notes:
Special features: Animated text introduction by director Philippe Sé́clair (1 min.); interview with film critic Alain Bergala (10 min.); interview with writer Brice Matthieussent (6 min.); interview with teacher Pierre Fresnault (5 min.); interview with photographer Alec Soth (7 min.).
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Séclier, Philippe, 1958- , Director
Nora, Judith. , Producer
Frank, Robert, 1924-2019. , Author
AD Vitam Production (Firm) , Producer
Sélénium Films. , Producer
MUSE Film and Television. , Producer
Fox Lorber Films. , Distributor
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
OCLC:
489734974
Publisher Number:
705105269412