Reproductions (TEFC)

United Kingdom, 1972

Film
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Episode number 1 of Series “Ways of seeing”.
John Berger, art critic and author explores the ways in which we look at pictures particularly the way paintings are now most frequently seen: reproduced in the form of postcards, books, television and films. Illustrates how the images of art can be manipulated and demonstrates how they can be obscured by the false religiosity and mystification so often surrounding them.

Credits

producer

Michael Dibb

production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Language

English

Duration

00:30:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

30284

Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art appreciation

Crafts & Visual Arts → Commercial art

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Advertising - Social aspects

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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