Science Is Fiction: 23 Films by Jean Painlevé
This collection features 23 short films by visionary French filmmaker Jean Painlevé, who pioneered innovative underwater-camera technology to reveal the mystery and fluid majesty of octopi, sea horses and other aquatic life. "The Sounds of Science," an original composition by American indie rockers Yo La Tengo, accompanies eight of the films. The anthology also includes extensive interview footage with Painlevé.
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- Yo La Tengo
- Jean Painlevé
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Filmed in B&W and color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interviews.
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