VIENNA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL: OCTOBER 25 – NOVEMBER 8, 2018

MATHUSALEM OU L’ÉTERNEL BOURGEOIS

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MATHUSALEM OU L’ÉTERNEL BOURGEOIS

METHUSALEM ODER DER EWIGE BÜRGER

Jean Painlevé, Rene Sti
F, 1926
7min, stumm, fZwiTi

MATHUSALEM OU L’ÉTERNEL BOURGEOIS

Jean Painlevé, Rene Sti
F, 1926
, 7min, stumm, fZwiTi

Actors: 
Harry James
Jean Painlevé
Antonin Artaud
Jean Hervé
L. de Kérida
Henri Marchand
L. Gogly
Camera: 
André Raymond

Production: 
Jean Painlevé
World Sales: 
Les Documents Cinématographiques 38 avenue Ternes, 75017 Paris, Frankreich T 1 45 72 27 75, bberg@lesdocs.com
Format: 
35 mm
Black/White

These five film sequences were originally projected on a backdrop of clouds for «Methusalem», an avant-garde play by German poet and playwright Ivan Goll which had its French premiere in Paris in 1927. Antonin Artaud appears in three roles.