Science is Fiction / The Sounds of Science [Import anglais]
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SCIENCE IS FICTION / THE SOUNDS OF SCIENCEA movie By Jean Painlev Earlier than Attenborough and Cousteau there was Jean Painlev. Poetic pioneer of science movies, Painlev explored a twilight realm of vampire bats, seahorses, octopi, and liquid crystals. In collaboration together with his life-partner Genevive Hamon, Painlev made extra the 200 science and nature movies and was an early champion of the style. Possessing a outstanding eye for all times’s eerie curiosities, Painlev’s artwork pivots on the premise that science is fiction . He created a panorama of bug-eyed wonderment marked by a playful sense of nature’s poetry and scandalized the scientific world with a cinema designed to entertain in addition to edify. Within the course of he received over the circle of Surrealists and avant-gardists and counted amongst his associates Antonin Artaud, Sergei Eisenstein, Jean Vigo and Luis Buuel. Painlev’s astonishing documentaries witness a genuinely magic realism , which continues to enchant audiences world wide. This choice from 50 years of passionate scientific enquiry contains Painlev’s most well-known movies The Seahorse, The Vampire, The Love Lifetime of the Octopus and Sea Urchins with their typically wonderful music. Yo La Tengo’s place in rock historical past is exclusive few bands in reminiscence dare to experiment fairly so broadly with such informal audacity. From screeching art-rock and jangling pop songs to digital soundscapes and hushed lullabies, their music explores the vary of musical historical past with out sounding lower than fashionable. In 2001 the band was chosen by the San Francisco Worldwide Movie Competition committee to compose new music for the movies of Jean Painlev. Their alternately sombre and joyously temper music appeared like a pure for Painlev’s dramatic underwater research. This two-disc set brings Yo La Tengo ‘s rating, beforehand solely accessible on the CD The Sounds of the Sounds of Science, along with the movies of Painlev for the primary time on DVD.
Side Ratio : 1.33:1
Bundle Dimensions : 7.1 x 5.42 x 0.58 inches; 2.93 Ounces
Subtitles: : English, English
ASIN : B000MGAW78
Variety of discs : 2