Rythmetic

Canada, 1956

Film
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An animated film by Norman McLaren and Evelyn Lambart which endows arithmetic with lively humour. The screen becomes a numerical free-for-all as digits meet in playful encounter, add and subtract, jostle, attack, elude one another. (Ten awards: including Edinburgh, British Film Academy)

Credits

co-director

Evelyn Lambart

Norman McLaren

producer

Norman McLaren

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:09:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28118

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Awards

Animation

Animation → Animated films - Canada

Childrens Films

Experimental

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mathematics

Short films

Short films → Short films - Canada

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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