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A Walk Through H: The Reincarnation of an Ornithologist (1979)

Not Rated | | Short | 21 April 1979 (USA)
An anonymous narrator outlines a bizarre journey taken through "H", aided by a series of extraordinary maps, and his previous dealings with the mysterious Tulse Luper and the keeper of the ... See full summary »

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Peter Greenaway

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Peter Greenaway
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Colin Cantlie Colin Cantlie ... Narrator
Jean Williams Jean Williams ... Receptionist
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An anonymous narrator outlines a bizarre journey taken through "H", aided by a series of extraordinary maps, and his previous dealings with the mysterious Tulse Luper and the keeper of the bird house at the Amsterdam Zoo. Written by D.Giddings <darren.giddings@newcastle.ac.uk>

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English

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21 April 1979 (USA) See more »

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A Reencarnação do Ornitologista See more »

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1.37 : 1
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graphic art
20 June 2002 | by mbloxhamSee all my reviews

critics know greenaway as a visual artist; here, his canvasses betray how good. lines stand by themselves, routes in the tale on which this is hung, somehow uninterpretable because of the unevenness of the line, the paint, the medium. the conceit would have been better supported by 50 rather than the 92 maps numerology imposes (the number of maps in a found book).

clever, ok, clever vehicle, catalogue for his graphic work.


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