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The Resource The films of Charles & Ray Eames, Volume 4, A production of The Eames Office ; Lucia Eames Demetrios dba Eames Office ; Executive producer, Lucia Eames Demetrios ; produced by Eames Demetrios and Shelley Mills

The films of Charles & Ray Eames, Volume 4, A production of The Eames Office ; Lucia Eames Demetrios dba Eames Office ; Executive producer, Lucia Eames Demetrios ; produced by Eames Demetrios and Shelley Mills

Label
The films of Charles & Ray Eames, Volume 4
Title
The films of Charles & Ray Eames
Title number
Volume 4
Statement of responsibility
A production of The Eames Office ; Lucia Eames Demetrios dba Eames Office ; Executive producer, Lucia Eames Demetrios ; produced by Eames Demetrios and Shelley Mills
Title variation
  • Films of Charles and Ray Eames
  • Films of Charles and Ray Eames
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Design Q & A: "One of the most concise, witty statements about design ever put on film."--Container. Produced "on the occasion of the exhibition 'Qu'est ce que le design?' at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Palais du Louvre." Produced for Herman Miller, Inc
  • Mathematics Peepshows are fast-paced two-minute shorts, each illustrating a single mathematical principle. Produced for International Business Machines Corporation [IBM Corp.] as part of the exhibition 'Mathematica ... a world of numbers and beyond."
  • SX-70, produced for Polaroid Corporation, is a lively introduction of a revolutionary Land camera and its aesthetic potential, and a look at the Eames' approach to photography
  • Nicholas Copernicus ... is a rich, beautifully photographed film evoking the astronomer's universe
  • The Fiberglass Chairs features an exciting contemporary look at the initial design and production of these famous chairs. Produced for Herman Miller, Inc
  • Goods is a short assembled from audio and slides of a lecture on "The New Covetables" given by Charles Eames during his tenure as the Charles Eliot Norton Professor of Poetry at Harvard, 1970-1971. Gives a rare glimpse of the Eames' three-screen slide shows
Related
Cataloging source
VA@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editing and video restoration (vol. 4), Eames Demetrios ; credits music (vol. 4), Michael Meros ; Music composed by Laurindo Almeida (Design Q & A), Elmer Bernstein (Mathematical Peepshows, SX-70, Nicholas Copernicus), Buddy Collette (The fiberglass chairs)
Dewey number
791.436
LC call number
PN1995.9.E96
LC item number
.F557 2005 v. 4
PerformerNote
Introduction narrated by Gregory Peck ; Design Q & A: questions by Mme. L. Amic, answers by Charles Eames ; SX-70: concluding statement by Philip Morrison
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1916-2003
  • 1921-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eames, Charles
  • Eames, Ray
  • Demetrios, Eames
  • Mills, Shelley
  • Demetrios, Lucia Eames
  • Peck, Gregory
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Collette, Buddy
  • Meros, Michael
  • Morrison, Philip
  • Amic, L
  • Office of Charles and Ray Eames
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
  • Pyramid Film & Video
  • Herman Miller, Inc
  • International Business Machines Corporation
Runtime
60
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eames, Charles
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Design
  • Mathematics
  • Functions
  • Curves
  • Exponents (Algebra)
  • Symmetry (Mathematics)
  • Astronomers
  • Chairs
  • Chair design
  • Stacking chairs
  • Swivel chairs
  • Polaroid Land camera
  • Cameras
  • Copernicus, Nicolaus
  • Eames, Charles
  • Astronomers
  • Cameras
  • Chair design
  • Chairs
  • Curves
  • Design
  • Exponents (Algebra)
  • Functions
  • Mathematics
  • Polaroid Land camera
  • Stacking chairs
  • Swivel chairs
  • Symmetry (Mathematics)
  • Poland
Technique
live action
Label
The films of Charles & Ray Eames, Volume 4, A production of The Eames Office ; Lucia Eames Demetrios dba Eames Office ; Executive producer, Lucia Eames Demetrios ; produced by Eames Demetrios and Shelley Mills
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Also issued as part of the 5 disc box set The films of Charles & Ray Eames, released in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Design Q & A (1972 ; ca. 6 min.) -- Mathematics Peepshows: Eratosthenes -- Topology -- Jordan's Curve Theorem -- Symmetry -- Something about functions -- 2n [superscript]: a story about the power of numbers (1961 ; ca. 12 min. total) -- SX-70 (1972 ; ca. 11 min.) -- Nicholas Copernicus : from an exhibition celebrating the 500th anniversary of his birth (1973 ; ca. 9 min.) -- Fiberglass chairs: something of how they get the way they are (1970 ; ca. 9 min.) -- Goods (1981 ; ca. 6 min.)
Control code
61669783
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
  • 014381921328
  • 014381044027
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID9213PIDVD
  • ID0440PIDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61669783
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 0 ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The films of Charles & Ray Eames, Volume 4, A production of The Eames Office ; Lucia Eames Demetrios dba Eames Office ; Executive producer, Lucia Eames Demetrios ; produced by Eames Demetrios and Shelley Mills
Publication
Note
Also issued as part of the 5 disc box set The films of Charles & Ray Eames, released in 2005
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Design Q & A (1972 ; ca. 6 min.) -- Mathematics Peepshows: Eratosthenes -- Topology -- Jordan's Curve Theorem -- Symmetry -- Something about functions -- 2n [superscript]: a story about the power of numbers (1961 ; ca. 12 min. total) -- SX-70 (1972 ; ca. 11 min.) -- Nicholas Copernicus : from an exhibition celebrating the 500th anniversary of his birth (1973 ; ca. 9 min.) -- Fiberglass chairs: something of how they get the way they are (1970 ; ca. 9 min.) -- Goods (1981 ; ca. 6 min.)
Control code
61669783
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
  • 014381921328
  • 014381044027
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID9213PIDVD
  • ID0440PIDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)61669783
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 0 ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital, mono
Video recording format
DVD

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