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Death, Be Not Proud 1994

Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009
Physical description:
one film reel (314 feet) sound b&w 16mm master film
one film reel (314 feet) sound b&w 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
California
Date:
1994
Topic:
Soldiers
Local number:
HSFA 2007.10.7
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs, production files, correspondence, promotional materials and press clippings
Re-edited version of film by same title
Archives also holds original version produced in 1961
Archives also holds Spanish language orginal released in 1961 under the title Muerte, No Seas Orgullosa
Summary:
Edited experimental film by Jorge Preloran based on the poem "Holy Sonnet X" (also known as "Death, Be Not Proud") by John Donne. Preloran wrote: "Edited as a sonata in three movements, the film shows the terror of a soldier upon the battle field." The solider is portrayed by actor Tom Skerrit. The 1961 version of this film was presented as Preloran's thesis project at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1961
Cite as:
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
Visitor Tag(s):

Death, Be Not Proud 1961

Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009
Physical description:
one film reel (371 feet) sound b&w 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
California
Date:
1961
Topic:
Soldiers
Local number:
HSFA 2007.10.66
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs, production files, correspondence, promotional materials and press clippings
Archives also holds a re-edited version of the same title produced in 1994
Archives also holds Spanish language orginal released in 1961 under the title Muerte, No Seas Orgullosa
Summary:
Edited experimental film by Jorge Preloran based on the poem "Holy Sonnet X" (also known as "Death, Be Not Proud") by John Donne. Preloran wrote: "Edited as a sonata in three movements, the film shows the terror of a soldier upon the battle field." The solider is portrayed by actor Tom Skerrit. This film was presented as Preloran's thesis project at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1961
Cite as:
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
Visitor Tag(s):

Muerte, No Seas Orgullosa 1961

Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009
Physical description:
one film reel (371 feet) sound b&w 16mm archival original
one film reel (371 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
California
Date:
1961
Topic:
Soldiers
Local number:
HSFA 2007.10.67
Notes:
title from credits (published work)--archival collection
Supplementary materials: audio tapes, still photographs, production files, correspondence, promotional materials and press clippings
Archives also holds English language orginal released in 1961 under the title Death, Be Not Proud
Archives also holds re-edited English language version produced in 1994 under the title Death, Be Not Proud
Summary:
Edited experimental film by Jorge Preloran based on the poem "Holy Sonnet X" (also known as "Death, Be Not Proud") by John Donne. Preloran wrote: "Edited as a sonata in three movements, the film shows the terror of a soldier upon the battle field." The solider is portrayed by actor Tom Skerrit. The English language version of this film was presented as Preloran's thesis project at the University of California, Los Angeles in 1961
Cite as:
Courtesy of Jorge Preloran
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
Visitor Tag(s):

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