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M. C. Escher : journey to infinity / director, Robin Lutz.

Lutz, Robin, (film director.). Fry, Stephen, 1957- (host.). Kino Classics (Firm), (publisher.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD 769.92 MCE (Text) DVD 33187004805590 Dvd Non-fiction Checked out 05/20/2021
 68783: [ D.W. @ FULCO-ROC ]

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Classics, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from sell sheet.
Special features: Making-of; behind-the-scene stills gallery; M.C. Escher home movies; Stephen Fry, narrating the film.
Participant or Performer Note:
Stephen Fry.
Summary, etc.:
It tells the story of world-famous Dutch graphic artist M.C Escher (1898-1972). Equal parts history, psychology, and psychedelia, Robin Lutz's entertaining, eyeopening portrait gives the man through his own words and images: diary musings, excerpts from lectures, correspondence, and more (voiced by British actor Stephen Fry, Gosford Park), while Escher's woodcuts, lithographs, and other printing techniques appear in both original and playfully altered form. Two of his sons, George (92) and Jan (80), reminisce about their parents while musician Graham Nash (Crosby, Stills & Nash) talks about Escher's rediscovery in the 1970s.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Subject: Escher, M. C. (Maurits Cornelis), 1898-1972.
Printmakers > Netherlands > Biography.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Documentary films.

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