Beginnings

Canada, 1980

Film
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This film describes the animator’s personal view of the universe. Abstract landscapes evolve into strange, god-like figures whose images revert into landscapes. The movements are slow and dreamy. The product of an eclectic imagination, this universe draws on historical, literary, and classical sources to illustrate man’s close ties with nature. Awards: Eight including Ottawa; New York; Columbus; London; Los Angeles; Annecy.

Credits

co-director

Lina Gagnon

Suzanne Gervais

Clorinda Warny

producer

Gason Sarault

production company

National Film Board of Canada

Language

English

Duration

00:09:00:00

Colour

Colour

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