Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Impassioned Eye

Overview

Henri Cartier-Bresson
The Impassioned Eye

Produced in 2003
English/Deutsch/Français, 72 min

Credits:

Director: Heinz Bütler
Camera: Matthias Kälin
Sound: Henri Maikoff, Pascal Desprez, Matthieu Imbert, Yves Yersin
Editing: Anja Bombelli
Sound Design: Jürg von Allmen C.A.S.
Sound studio/mixing: Digiton, Zürich
Postproduction image: Andromeda Film, Zürich, Videoladen, Zürich
Colour Design: Patrick Lindenmaier
Narration: Buddy Elias
Executive producers: Wolfgang Frei, NZZ, Agnès Sire, Fondation HCB

With

Henri Cartier-Bresson
Elliott Erwitt
Isabelle Huppert
Josef Koudelka
Arthur Miller
Ferdinando Scianna

Music

Courtesy of Hyperion Records Ltd. London
Johann Sebastian Bach
French Suite No. 5 BWV 816
Allemande – Loure – Gigue

Präludium BWV 941
Präludium BWV 999
Präludium BWV 940
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67121/2

Partita No. 2 BWV 826 Sinfonia: Grave adagio – Andante – Allegro
Partita No. 1 BWV 825 Gigue
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67191/2

Toccata BWV 913
Toccata BWV 912
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67310

Capriccio sopra la lontananza del suo fratello diletissimo BWV 992
Arioso – Adagissimo - Aria Introduction
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67306

The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II
Fugue No. 20 BWV 889
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67303/4

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Serenade KV 361 “Gran Partita” Adagio
The Albion Ensemble
Hyperion CDH55093

Maurice Ravel
Trio for piano (1914) Passacaille (Très large)
Hyperion CDA67114
The Florestan Trio
Anthony Marwood violin, Richard Lester cello, Susan Tomes piano
Hyperion CDA67114

Valses nobles et sentimentales: Presque lent
Gaspard de la nuit: Ondine
Menuet sur le nom d‘Haydn
Miroirs: La vallée des cloches
Angela Hewitt piano
Hyperion CDA67341/2

Courtesy of sketch, studio, Paris
Marc Copland
Poetic Motion
Second Sight

Mal Waldron
One more time
Mal Waldron, piano, Jean-Jacques Avenel, double bass, Steve Lacy, soprano saxophone
All Alone
Blues for J.J.‘s Bass
In the Land of Clusters
Sketch 333023 HM 79

Marc Copland
Poetic Motion
Second Sight
Marc Copland piano
Sketch 333020 HM 79

Thanks to

Isi Beller
Claude Bernard, Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris
Ronnie Channah
Marie-Thérèse Dumas
Robert Delpire, Idéodis
Diana Auberger, Aypéri Ecer, Anne Maniglier, Elisa Mazza, Marie-Pierre Giffey, Magnum Photos, Paris
Hnia Assabi
Pierre Loyrette, Catherine Bélanger, Musée du Louvre
Edy Gassman, Daniel Mordac, François Kerantret, François-Xavier Roch, Marie-Pierre-Bride, Pictorial Service
Agnès Sire, Tamara Corm Fondation HCB
Chatelard
Serge Toubiana

Photo credits
© Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum

Postproduction image
Videoladen Zürich
Andromeda Zürich

Postproduction sound
Digiton Zürich

Executive producers
Wolfgang Frei, NZZ
Agnès Sire, Fondation HCB

A Coproduction
Neue Zürcher Zeitung/Fondation Henri Cartier-Bresson
© 2003