Symmetry

United States, 1967

Film
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This animated visual imagery consists of semi-abstract figures in constant motion. The arrangements and movements of the figures in constant motion. The arrangements and movements of the figures displaying symmetries and, by implication, defining symmetry elements, developed in controlled progression from simple to more complex symmetries. Throughout, the figures obey strict mathematical principles.

Credits

production company

Sturgis-Grant Productions

Duration

00:10:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1967

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

29149

Language

English

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Animation (Cinematography)

Crafts & Visual Arts → Graphic methods

Crafts & Visual Arts → Signs and symbols

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Graphic methods

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mathematics - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Signs and symbols

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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