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Title Give chance a chance [videorecording] : portrait of Hans Richter / produced and directed by John Musilli ; written by Stephan Chodorov
Publication Info Kent, CT : Creative Arts Television, c1997
Location Call Number Status
 Modern Art Library  PN1998.3.R52 A78 1997    REQUESTABLE
Description 1 videodisc (27 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in
Notes Title on container: Hans Richter : give chance a chance
Presented by Camera Three
Originally produced in 1973
Colour recording system: PAL
Contents Film excerpts: Ghosts before breakfast -- Inflation -- Rythmus 21 -- Dreams that money can buy -- Dadascope -- 8 by 8
Notes Credits: narrator Marvin Silbersher
Summary Summary: Documentary and interview with artist-sculptor-filmmaker-surrealist Hans Richter. Richter talks about his career and early experiments with the movie camera, association with the world of surrealists, conflict with the National Socialists in Germany, the origins of Dada, and the evolution of his own style in painting, drawing and collage. Includes many film clips and examples of his graphic work and reminiscences of relationships with contemporary artists such as Jean Arp, Tristan Tzara, Marcel Duchamp, Darius Milhaud, Sergei Eisenstein, and Man Ray
Notes VHS format
Subjects Richter, Hans, 1888-1976 -- Criticism and interpretation
Richter, Hans, 1888-1976 -- Interviews
Richter, Hans, 1888-1976 -- Friends and associates
Arp, Jean, 1887-1966
Tzara, Tristan, 1896-1963
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968
Milhaud, Darius, 1892-1974
Eisenstein, Sergei, 1898-1948
Man Ray, 1890-1976
Additional Authors Richter, Hans, 1888-1976
Musilli, John
Chodorov, Stephan
Silbersher, Marvin
Creative Arts Television (Firm)
Camera Three
Material Type DVDs.
OCLC 227202986