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Title(s):

Henry Moore : carving a reputation / / narrated by Francine Stock ; produced and directed by James Runcie ; executive producer, Keith Alexander.

Published/Created:
2013
Physical Description:
2 videodisc (100 min.) : sound , color with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Holdings:
Reference Library
DVD 255
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Videos
Notes:
Use copy of media materials now unusable in original format. Media conversion undertaken based on Fair Use analysis. Copy created 2013.
Disc characteristics: DVD-R
Originally issued as videocassettes in 1999.
Originally produced for BBC Education & Training, 1998. Composed of massive biomorphic forms, punctuated with the playfulness of hollowed-out spaces and openings, the sculptures of Henry Moore are scattered throughout the modern landscape. This definitive program combines critical evaluation of Henry Moore's work with biographical background, unveiling photographs, film clips, and drawings previously unrecorded. Interviews with noted critics David Sylvester and Richard Cork and the photographers who captured Moore's art on film discuss some of his most celebrated sculptures, while recollections from Moore's relatives and former assistants Anthony Caro and Philip King illuminate the life story of Great Britain's most celebrated sculptor.
Subject Terms:
Artists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Moore, Henry, 1898-1986
Contributors:
Stock, Francine, narrator.
Runcie, James, 1959-, director.
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