Call number: DVD-900



ALEXEÏEFF, Alexandre [Aleksandr Alekseev]
Le Caporal épinglé [The Pinscreen Corporal]

This DVD consists of 27 short films by the animator Alexandre Alexeïeff, and 4 documentaries about his work

PINSCREEN FILMS:

Une Nuit sur le Mont Chauve [Night on a Bare Mountain] 1933
Producers Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Music Musorgskii, arranged by Rimskii-Korsakov
8 minutes 30 seconds

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En passant
National Film Board of Canada, Ottawa, 1943
Visuals - Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Music - Canadian folksong, 'Et moi je m'enfuyais', performed by the Alouette quartet
4 minutes

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Le Nez [The Nose]
Cinéma Nouveau, Les Films Roger Leenhardt, Paris, 1963
Based on the story by Gogol´
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Music Hai Minh, improvising on Eastern instruments
11 minutes

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Tableaux d'une exposition: Gnomus. Il vecchio castello. Tuileries
Les Films Roger Leenhardt, Paris, 1972
Animation, on two pin screens Alexandre Alexeïeff and Claire Parker
Music Musorgskii, played by Alfred Brendel
10 minutes

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Trois thèmes [Three Moods]
Les Films Roger Leenhardt, Paris, 1980
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Music Musorgskii, arranged by Rimskii-Korsakov, played by Alfred Brendel
8 minutes

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ADVERTISING FILMS

La Belle au Bois dormant [Sleetping Beauty]
Paris, 1935
Producer A. de la Rochefoucault
Music Francois Poulenc
6 minutes

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Opta Empfängt
Gasparcolor, Berlin, 1936
Music Schbert, arranged by Norbert Schultze
2 minutes

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Parade des Sools [Parade of Hats]
Ecran Publicité, Paris, 1936
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff and Claire Parker
Music Johann Strauss
1 minute

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Etoiles nouvelles [New Stars]
Ecran Publicité, Paris, 1937
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff and Claire Parker, with Etienne Raik and Alekxandra Grinevsky
Music Claude Roland-Manuel
2 minutes

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Fumées [Smoke]
Ecran Publicité, Brussels, 1952
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker, with Georges Violet and Irmgard Messant-Serelle
Music Enrique Soto
1 minute

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Ultraterme / Nocturne
Ecran Publicité, Brussels / Paris, 1954
Music Frédéric Chopin
1 minute

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Pure Beauté [Pure Beauty]
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1954
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker and Irmgard Messant-Serelle
Music Francis Seyrig
50 seconds

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Rimes [Rhymes]
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1954
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker and Irmgard Messant-Serelle
Music Avenir de Monfreid
1 minute

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Masques [Masks]
Ecran Publicité, Brussels / Paris, 1955
Music Claude Luther
2 minutes

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La Sève de la Terre [The Earth's Sap]
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1955
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker, with Georges Violet and Irmgard Messant-Serelle
Music The sound of the bells of Orvannasso
2 minutes

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Bain d'X
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1956
Music Francis Seyrig
1 minute

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Osram
Advision Ltd., London, for the BBC
Music Francis Seyrig
1 minute

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Quatre temps [Four Seasons]
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1956
Music Avenir de Monfreid
50 seconds

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Cent pour cent [Nescafé 100%]
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1957
Music Enrique Soto
1 minute

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Cocinor
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1957
Music Joseph Kosma
48 seconds

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Constance
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1957
Music Francis Seyrig
1 minute

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Anonyme
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1958
Music Francis Seyrig
1 minute

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Automation
Cinéma Nouveau, Paris, 1958
Direction Jean-Pierre Rhein
Artistic collaboration Alexeïeff
Music Maurice van Thienen
2 minutes

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Divertissement
Les Cinéastes Associés, Paris, 1961
Music Maurice van Thienen
1 minute

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L'Eau [Water]
Produced by Gilbert Albitre, Paris, 1964
Music Frédéric Chopin
1 minute

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STUDIES AND TESTS

Essais pendulaires [Pendulum Studies]
Paris, 1951
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker, Georges Violet
1 minute, 30 seconds

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Études de solides illusoires [Studies of Illusory Solids]
Paris, 1951
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker, Georges Violet
10 minutes

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DOCUMENTARIES, EXTRA FEATURES

A propos de Jivago [About Zhivago]
Documentary shot during the makingof illustrations for Doctor Zhivago
Cinéma Nouveau, Paris, 1960
Visuals Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
Photography Lucien Petiot
Music Maurice van Thienen
8 minutes

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L'écran d'épingles [Pinscreen]
National Film Board of Canada, 1973
Directed by Norman Maclaren and Grant Munro
Photography Douglas Kiefer
Voice Alexandre Alexeïeff, Claire Parker
39 minutes

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Alexeïeff et Claire Parker réalisant "Trois Thèmes" [Alexeieff and Claire Parker making "Three Moods"]
Les Films Roger Leenhardt, Paris, 1980
Prologue to the film Three Moods
1 minute, 12 seconds

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Le Paysagiste [Mindscape]
National Film Board of Canada, 1976
Directed by Jacques Drouin
Producer Gaston Sarault
Music Denis Larochelle
Sound Roger Lamoureuex, Michel Descombes
7 minutes 30 seconds

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Languages Menu languages: French and English
Features Gallery leads to: Engravings; Portraits; Tools
Accompanying booklet: Alexandre Alexeïeff: Le Cinéma épinglé
Source Cinédoc. Paris Films Coop

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