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A Colour Box

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Abstract variations around various General Post Office's rubber stamps: weight, price, registered mail and G.P.O. to the sound of "La Belle Créole" played by Don Baretto and his cuban orchestra.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: A Colour Box

    Directed by: Len LYE

    Country: United Kingdom

    Year of production: 1935

    Running time: 02 min 50 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: drawing on film (painting)

    Version: Sans dialogue ni commentaire

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Len LYE

    Production: GPO FILM UNIT

    Script: Lye Len

    Animation: Lye Len

    Music: Don Baretto