UNCLE YANCO

UNCLE YANCO

UNCLE YANCO

1967 / France / 22min

This is a portrait of the painter Jean Varda, my uncle. In the aquatic suburbs of San Francisco, intellectual heart and center of the bohemian, he navigates with a sail and paints celestial and Byzantine cities because he is Greek. Nevertheless, he is involved in young American movements; hippies and drop outs come to see him in his house-boat. How I discovered my American uncle and how marvelous is the man: that’s what I show in this colorful short. —Agnès Varda

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  • Original title
    UNCLE YANCO
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
  • Dir. of Photo.
    David Myers
  • Editing
    Jean Hamon
  • Music
    Richard Lawrence, Yannis Spanos et Albinoni
  • Sound
    Paul Oppenheim
  • Duration
    22 min
  • Year
    1967
  • Country
    • France
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Audio Tracks
    ENG
  • Subtitles
    NONE
  • Production
    Ciné-Tamaris
    88 rue Daguerre
    75014 Paris
    France
    tel: (0033) 0 1 43 22 66 00
    e-mail: cine-tamaris@wanadoo.fr
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