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Stone Symposium - Sympos[ium] crane
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- Moving images
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- Source of title proper: Title taken from film box.
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July 24  (Creation)
- Year of creation based on year of symposium
Physical description area
1 film reel (2min., 33sec.; 10.492m): acetate, Kodachrome, colour, silent; S8mm.
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Item is an amateur film documenting the 1975 Vancouver International Stone Symposium at VanDusen Gardens. The film contains footage of Canadian Reserve soldiers helping move sculptures using a crane, as well as footage of children watching the process. Artists believed to be featured include Maria Kubach-Wilmsen, Jiro Sugawara, David Marshall, Mathias Hietz, and Adolf Ryszka. The main sculpture being moved is "Travertine Sculpture 75" by David Marshall.
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Running time is calculated at 18 frames per second (standard for silent film). No narrative captions.
Immediate source of acquisition
Collected by Cliff Vincenzi. Donated in 2008 by Alexander Schick.
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Available as a digital file
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Original film is not available for viewing.
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Master copy formerly located at 726-B-06.
Sculpter's Society film #9 handwritten on film box.
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