Bip as a soldier; The Hands; The Painter.

United States, 1975

Film
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Episode number 3 of Series “The Art of silence: pantomimes with Marcel Marceau and his partner Pierre Verry”.
A compilation tape featuring Marcel Marceau, introducing the art of mime through the characater of Bip. “Bip as a soldier” shows the soldier as a tragic and heroic figure. “The Hands” is an allegory of the struggle between good and evil. The serious tone is lightened by the interpretation of “The Painter”.

Credits

producer/director

John Barnes

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Duration

00:32:00:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1975

Appears in

The Art of silence: pantomimes with Marcel Marceau and his partner Pierre Verry

Group of items

The Art of silence: pantomimes with Marcel Marceau and his partner Pierre Verry

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

509646

Language

English

Subject categories

Experimental

Music & Performing Arts → Mime

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Silent films

Sound/audio

Silent

Colour

Colour

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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