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The Mystery of Picasso

PG · 1956 ‧ Documentary ‧ 1h 18m
Director Henri-Georges Clouzot peers into the imagination of Pablo Picasso's studio and emerges with a quiet documentary that captures the revolutionary painter's creative process. Through a combination of stop-motion and time-lapse photography,...
Release date: February 21, 1986 (USA)
Music composed by: Georges Auric
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The in-progress paintings displayed in The Mystery of Picasso were destroyed by the artist ... Critic Reviews for The Mystery of Picasso (Le mystère Picasso). No Score Yet: The Bold Type
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Feb 27, 2019 · At one point, after Picasso's art has continually materialized on the screen with seemingly little effort, Clouzot says to the artist that audiences will ...
For that reason "The Mystery of Picasso," which came to the Fine Arts yesterday, rates better as light entertainment than as a serious film about art.This close on ...
Feb 18, 2018 · ... in Henri-Georges Clouzot's 1956 THE MYSTERY OF PICASSO. A fascinated Slarek reviews the film on the recently released Arrow Academy ...
Feb 19, 1986 · MOVIE REVIEW : 1955 FILM CAPTURES THE 'MYSTERY OF PICASSO' Painting has earned a bad rap among film makers because of its sedentary nature. It just sits there, forcing the camera to do all the work by searching its surfaces for insights into the passion and virtuosity that created it.
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Pablo Picasso in The Mystery of Picasso (1956) Henri-Georges Clouzot and Pablo Picasso in The Mystery of Picasso ... 8 of 8 people found this review helpful .
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May 21, 2019 · Review by Kevin Cecil 3. About halfway through THE MYSTERY OF PICASSO Clouzot interrupts the film's format, a blank canvas ...
A DVD review by Glenn Erickson (DVD Savant) of the film The Mystery of Picasso .
Mar 4, 2019 · The Mystery of Picasso (1956), directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, is currently playing in a new 4K restoration at the Film Forum in New York ...
Jan 22, 2018 · Henri-George Clouzot wasn't averse to a mystery. Indeed, his most famous work Les Diaboliques is considered a seminal film of the 1950s. Here, ...