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Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009  Search this
Physical description:
one DVD (11.5 minutes) sound color DVD reference
one videocassette (11.5 minutes) sound color Betacam video master
one film reel (420 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
South America
Argentina
Date:
1983
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs, production files, correspondence, promotional materials and press clippings.
Un-narrated version.
Archives also holds a longer version with narration, released under the same title in 1968.
Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research supported processing and the National Film Preservation Foundation and the Smithsonian Latino Center supported preservation of the Jorge Preloran Film Collection.
Cataloging supported by Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee
Donated by Jorge Preloran in 2007.
Summary:
Edited documentary film by Jorge Preloran presents a portrait of painter Medardo Pantoja at work in his home town of Tilcara, in the Humahuaca Canyon, Jujuy Province, Argentina. Images of many of Pantoja's paintings are included, as well as footage of the town of Tilcara and the surrounding countryside.
Cite as:
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Repository Loc.:
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2007.10.25
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_294634