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A Colour Box (1935)

Not Rated | | Animation, Short | October 1935 (UK)
Animated shapes dance to Cuban music. This was one of the first animations to be painted directly onto the film.

Director:

Len Lye
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Animated shapes dance to Cuban music. This was one of the first animations to be painted directly onto the film.

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Animation | Short

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Not Rated
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The Music Is OK
5 May 2019 | by HitchcocSee all my reviews

I know this is experimental. The problem is that all the creative forces could come up with were a bunch of colorful squares and flashing lights. Then there was something about parcel-post. I guess you'll have to explain this one to me. I just didn't feel I got anything new concerning the Latin music used here.


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Country:

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Language:

English

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October 1935 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Цветной ящик See more »

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Mono (Visatone Marconi)

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Color (Dufaycolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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