Symphonie mechanique

France, 1956

Film
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In this short experimental piece, Jean Mitry combined shots of industrial machinery with a contemporary score creating a poetic rhythm between image and sound featuring a score by French composer Pierre Boulez entitled ‘Musique Concrete’.

Credits

director

Jean Mitry

co-producer

P.H. Lifchitz

Anatole Dauman

production company

Argos Films

Language

French

Duration

00:07:57:00

Colour

Black and White

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