Syrinx

Canada, 1965

Film
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She was the nymph who found refuge in the river reeds when the goat-god Pan pursued her. Syrinx is the first film of Ryan Larkin, a young artist from Norman McLaren’s student group. To illustrate the ancient Greek legend of how Pan made his pipes, he employs various charcoal sketches. Accompanying music is Claude Debussy’s Syrinx for solo flute. (Awards: Addis Ababa, San Francisco, Montreal, Philadelphia)

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National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:02:53:00

Colour

Black and White

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