Eames: The Architect and the Painter

Overview

Actor James Franco narrates this richly textured documentary on the celebrated husband-and-wife design team of Charles and Ray Eames. In addition to creating extraordinary plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames' also produced everything from children's toys to splints for wounded World War II soldiers.
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Overview

Actor James Franco narrates this richly textured documentary on the celebrated husband-and-wife design team of Charles and Ray Eames. In addition to creating extraordinary plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames' also produced everything from children's toys to splints for wounded World War II soldiers.
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Special Features

Ray Driving; Cranbrook; Pilgrimage ; Charles' Uniform; Scripts; LA without constraints; What do you do for fun?
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/13/2011
  • UPC: 720229914925
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Rating:

  • Source: First Run Features
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:24:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 34,076

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Lucia Eames Participant
Eames Demetrios
Paul Schrader Participant
Richard Saul Wurman Participant
Kevin Roche Participant
Jeannine Oppewall Participant
Deborah Sussman Participant
James Franco Voice Only
Gordon Ashby Participant
Ray Eames Participant
Technical Credits
Jason Cohn Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Bill Jersey Director, Producer
Michael Bacon Score Composer
Don Bernier Editor
Arwen Curry Associate Producer
Shirley Kessler Executive Producer
Susan Lacy Executive Producer
Camille Servan-Schreiber Co-producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Eames: The Architect and the Painter
1. Open [2:42]
2. Welcome to 901 [5:53]
3. Love and Life and Work [6:10]
4. Question of Credit [6:32]
5. The Woman Behind the Man [7:53]
6. A Seamless Life [5:29]
7. Marvel of Constraints [2:34]
8. Their Own Genre [5:38]
9. Selling the U.S. [10:18]
10. The Journey from Not Knowing [5:18]
11. Powers of Ten [7:15]
12. Handsome, Smart and Cool [7:49]
13. Farewell to 901 [6:19]
14. Legacy [2:22]
15. Credits [2:06]
1. Cranbrook [:48]
3. Pilgrimage [1:25]
5. What Do You Do For Fun? [2:24]
7. LA Unrestrained [2:53]
9. Scripts [2:36]
11. Ray Driving [1:36]
13. Charles' Uniform [:53]
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