V’18: OCTOBER 25 – NOVEMBER 8, 2018

CRISTAUX LIQUIDES

V' 01

CRISTAUX LIQUIDES

Liquid Crystals

Jean Painlevé
Frankreich, 1978
7min, kein Dialog

CRISTAUX LIQUIDES

Jean Painlevé
Frankreich, 1978
, 7min, kein Dialog

Production: 
Jean Painlevé
World Sales: 
Les Documents Cinématographiques 38 Avenue des Ternes, 75017 Paris, Frankreich T 1 45 72 27 75, F 1 45 72 52 71
Distribution in Austria: 
35 mm/1:1,37/Farbe

In 1973 I met François de Roubaix and asked him to write a score, to which, at a later date, I would add images. His father showed him one of my films, The Love Life of the Octopus. He thought that particular style would please me. Then François went on a diving expedition and never returned. His father brought me a tape onto which François had recorded sounds which afforded me no inspiration. Until one day, the revelation hit me: liquid crystals, Yves Bouligand's latest research of this subject of which I had shot kilometres of film. (Jean Painlevé)

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