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Antonio Gaudi

This brief (72-minute) tribute to the visionary Spanish architect Gaudi (1852-1926) by Hiroshi Teshigahara (Woman in the Dunes) is a beautifully oblique cinematic biography that focuses more on the creations than the creator. Utilizing subtitles without dialogue, ethereal electronic sounds…
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Buried Alive

Teshigahara Hiroshi was an artist with more gifts than he had time for -- he died in April of leukemia at 74. Throughout his career, filmmaking vied with other artistic pursuits such as painting, pottery, landscape installations, and heading the…
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wednesday january 3 Toru Toru Toru A sound design pioneer in the '50s and '60s, Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu has scored more than 90 films, including Woman of the Dunes and Akira Kurosawa's Ran. "My music is composed as if…
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