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Title For the whales
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 1989
[Place of distribution not identified] : Filmswelike, [date of distribution not identified]


Description 1 streaming video file (58 min.) : sound, color
Summary FOR THE WHALES presents creative tributes to one of nature's most magnificent creatures. Featuring original music by such leading composers as John Cage, Toru Takemitsu and Adrian Belew; the poetry and prose of authors Margaret Atwood, Stanley Kunitz and Al Alvarez; and the sculpture and paintings of artists such as Bill Reid, Ronnie Landfield and Kenneth Armitage. Rare footage of a Kwakiutl potlatch whale dance is also featured, along with the whale art of the ancient Peruvian and Inuit cultures, while stunning footage of whales in their natural environment reveals the magnificence and indescribable beauty which has inspired the world's artists
Credits Director, Larry Weinstein ; producer, Larry Weinstein
Performer With Robert Aitken and 20 others
Notes Description from landing page (Film Platform, viewed October 26, 2020)
Subject Whales in art.
Whales in literature.
Whales in art.
Whales in literature.
Genre/Form Streaming video
Nonfiction films.
Experimental films.
Animal films.
Animal films.
Nonfiction films.
Experimental films.
Films d'animaux.
Films autres que de fiction.
Films expérimentaux.
Form Streaming video
Author Weinstein, Larry, film director, film producer
Filmswelike (Firm), film distributor