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PICTURA. AN ADVENTURE IN ART


Title of the Film PICTURA. AN ADVENTURE IN ART
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English Titles  
Year of Release 1951
Country of Origin US
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 82
Length (in meters)  
Colour b/w
Genre Drama documentary, episode film
Based on/Source  
Production Companies Pictura Films Corp. (New York)
Producer(s) Leonard Kipnis
Director E.A. Dupont, Luciano Emmer, Olga Lipska, Robert Hessens, Alain Resnais, Mark Sorkin
Cast Vincent Price, Gregory Peck (voice), Harry Marble (voice), Lilli Palmer (voice), Martin Gabel (voice), Henry Fonda (voice)
Literature New York Times, 8 April 1952.
Special notes Collection of six short films explaining the works of Hieronymous Bosch, Vittore Carpaccio, Goya, Toulouse-Lautrec, Gauguin and Grant Wood. Lilli Palmer voices the narration of episode 4 (Toulouse-Lautrec), directed by Robert Hessens and Olga Lipska.




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