Franklin

Wholphin. No. 3 [videorecording].

Publication:
San Francisco, Calif. : McSweeney's Pub., c2006.
Format/Description:
Video
2 videodiscs (ca. 165 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 illustrated booklet.
Subjects:
Conservatism -- History -- 20th century.
Islamic fundamentalism -- History -- 20th century.
Afghanistan -- History -- Soviet occupation, 1979-1989.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Middle East.
Middle East -- Foreign relations -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Short films.
Animated films.
Documentary films.
System Details:
DVD.
Summary:
A collection of live and animated short films and documentaries. Disc 2 examines how the radical Islamists in the Middle East and neo-conservatives in America came together to defeat the Soviet Union in Afghanistan.
Contents:
disc 1. The Russian suicide chair / by Dennis Hopper (2003, 5:25 min.) ; The passion of Martin / directed by Alexander Payne (1991, 49 min.) ; A stranger in her own city / directed by Khadija Al-Salami (Yemen, 2005, 29:45 min.) ; A bee and a cigarette / directed by Bob Odenkirk (2005, 12:15 min.) ; Funky forest the first contact [excerpt] / directed by Katsuhito Ishii, Shunichiro Miki, Aniki [Takeshi Kaneshiro] (Japan, 2005, 15:42 min.) ; Never like the first time! / directed by Jonas Odell (Sweden, animated, 2006, 14:30 min.) ; Kitchen / directed by Alice Winocour (France, 2004, 14:31 min.) ; Ballistic jaw propulsion of trap-jaw ants (2006, 3:39 min.) ; "Yeah, yeah, we speak English. Just serve" / Wholphin short (2006, 3:28 min.) ; Flotsam/Jetsam / directed by David and Nathan Zellner (2005, 5:16 min.) ; Tactical advantage / directed by Daren Rabinovitch (2006, 3:30 min.) ; Bobby bird / directed by Carson Mell (animated, 2005, 7:18 min.)
disc 2. The power of nightmares : the rise of the politics of fear. Part 2, The phantom victory / directed by Adam Curtis (U.K., 2004).
Credits:
Editor, executive producer, Brent Hoff.
Notes:
"DVD magazine of rare and unseen short films"--Container.
Disc 2 originally produced by BBC in 2004.
Bobby bird; an interactive animated short.
Contributor:
Payne, Alexander, 1961- , Director
Salami, Khadija, 1966- , Director
Odenkirk, Bob, 1962- , Director
Ishii, Katsuhito, 1966- , Director
Miki, Shunichiro. , Director
Kaneshiro, Takeshi. , Director
Odell, Jonas, 1962- , Director
Winocour, Alice, 1976- , Director
Zellner, David. , Director
Zellner, Nathan. , Director
Rabinovitch, Daren. , Director
Mell, Carson. , Director
Hopper, Dennis, 1936-2010. , Director
Curtis, Adam, 1955- , Actor
British Broadcasting Corporation. , Producer
McSweeney's (Firm) , Producer
Contains:
Russian suicide chair [videorecording]
Passion of Martin [videorecording]
Stranger in her own city [videorecording]
Bee and a cigarette [videorecording]
Funky forest the first contact [excerpt] [videorecording]
Never like the first time [videorecording]
Kitchen [videorecording]
Ballistic jaw propulsion of trap-jaw ants [videorecording]
Yeah, yeah, we speak English. Just serve [videorecording]
Flotsam/Jetsam [videorecording]
Tactical advantage [videorecording]
Bobby bird [videorecording]
Rise of the politics of fear. Part 2, The phantom victory [videorecording]
Phantom victory [videorecording]
ISBN:
1932416722
9781932416725
OCLC:
227059257
Publisher Number:
9781932416725
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