Andrzej Wolski videorecordings for the documentary film Moi, Gombrowicz
Scope and Contents
Material consists of 57 Betacam videocassettes containing daily rushes created during the production of the film Moi, Gombrowicz, a French documentary directed by Andrzej Wolski and produced by France télévision (France 3 cinéma, Océaniques) in 1989, and copies of the film. The film commemorates the twentieth anniversary of the death of the writer Witold Gombrowicz (1904-1969).
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Boxes 1-7: Use of originals is restricted. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Conditions Governing Use
The Andrzej Wolski Videorecordings for the documentary film Moi, Gombrowicz is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Rita Gombrowicz, 2012.
Arranged by tape number.
4.96 Linear Feet (7 boxes)
Language of Materials
Material consists of 57 Betacam videocassettes containing daily rushes created during the production of the film Moi, Gombrowicz, a French documentary directed by Andrzej Wolski and produced by France te?le?vision (France 3 cine?ma, Oce?aniques) in 1989, and copies of the film.The film commemorates the 20th anniversary of the death of the writer Witold Gombrowicz (1904-1969).
Andrzej Wolski (1952-), Polish film director, resides in France and specializes in biographies and documentaries. In addition to Moi, Gombrowicz, his films include Czapski (1985) and Jan Lebenstein - Dziennik samotnika (2000).
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This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and arrangement, at the time of acquisition in 2012. Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from a survey of labels on the videocassettes.
- Guide to the Andrzej Wolski Videorecordings for the documentary film Moi, Gombrowicz
- by Lisa Conathan
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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