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Films By Bent Barfod

In the old days, one could kill a man - if one had enough power. Today, one may let him kill himself - if he has enough power. ... Read more
A ballet film giving us a high-spirited panorama of mankind's development from ancient Egypt to the space age. ... First Prize, International Television Festival, Buffalo; Award of Merit, San Francisco Festival. ... Read more
An abstract symphony of light, music, and movement. ... Read more
Using the technique of animation this film gives an account, both true and humorous, of the development of Sweden's supply of electrical power during the last fifty years. ... Read more
A ballet film in which live dancers move among cartoon figures. The eternal couple experience dangers, joys, then disappear as they came. ... Read more
Bent Barfod, Danish avant-garde film director, produced an experimental photographic ballet film in Mixed Double. ... Read more
In a magnified drop of water, the world can be reflected. But it is not the everyday world... ... Read more
When the Saints go marchin' in . . . they do so to a swinging, animated dance of death. ... Read more
A film about the environment and pollution, asking among other things, "'. . . Is it enough for me to know that Ihcy are there? Our self-created enemies, whom we do not even know, and who do not hit back at once . . .", and ending. "It is later than you think". ... Read more
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