Skip to search
Skip to main content
Title starts with
Author (sorted by title)
Call number (browse)
Princeton University Library Catalog
Pissarro [videorecording] : at the heart of impressionism = au coeur de l'impressionisme / produced for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Le reúnion des musées nationaux by Judith Wechsler ; written and directed by Judith Wechsler. [Jackson Pollock]. Jackson Pollock '51 / produced by Paul Falkenberg and Hans Namuth. De Kooning / produced by Hans Namuth and Paul Falkenberg.
West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [1998?]
1 videocassette (45 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Pissarro, Camille 1830-1903
Pollock, Jackson 1912-1956
De Kooning, Willem 1904-1997
Wechsler, Judith, 1940-
Pollock, Jackson, 1912-1956
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Réunion des musées nationaux (France)
Kultur International Films
Library of Congress genre(s)
Collectors series (Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.))
[More in this series]
The first film (14 min.) traces the artistic development and life of French impressionist painter, Camille Pissarro, using quotations from his letters. The second film is five minutes of silent, black and white footage of Pollack at work. In the third film (10 min.), Jackson Pollock is interviewed as he paints on glass at his home on Long Island, and speaks about his natural urge to paint. The fourth film (13 min.) shows Dutch-American painter Willem de Kooning at work in his studio, and includes footage of the artist walking around New York. Narration consists of De Kooning's comments on his Woman paintings, New York, and other topics.
Originally produced as four separate films. Copyright for Pissarro illegible; second film (untitled) copyright 1950 by Hans Namuth; Jackson Pollock '51 originally produced in 1951; De Kooning, copyright 1964.
Music composed and conducted by David Myska (1st film) ; music by Morton Feldman (3rd and 4th films).
VHS hi-fi; stereo. compatible; Dolby system.
Narrators in English (1st film), John Walsh, Jr., Stanley Huffman.
Jackson Pollock '51.
Willem de Kooning, the painter.
Universal Product Code
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage.
Ask a Question
Suggest a Correction
Report Harmful Language