Hilary Harris

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Hilary Harris (December 9, 1929 — October 26, 1999) was a documentary filmmaker, one of the pioneers of time-lapse photography. The documentary, Seawards the Great Ships, directed by Harris, won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film in 1962.[1][2]

Filmography[edit]

  • Longhorn 1951
  • Generation 1956
  • Highway 1958
  • Seawards the Great Ships 1960
  • Polaris Action 1960
  • The Dialogues of Archibald Macleish and Mark Van Doren 1962
  • The Walk 1962
  • The Farmer and I 1963
  • Seas of Sweet Water 1964
  • The Squeeze 1964
  • Patterns for Communication 1966
  • Nine Variations on a Dance Theme 1966
  • The Nuer 1970
  • Organism 1975
  • Technology in Public Service 1976
  • South Street Seaport 1976

Notes[edit]

1) DVD: The Films of Hilary Harris (Four Visionary Short Films) Mystic Fire Video (2006)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hilary Harris". Variety. 2000-01-05. Retrieved 2008-01-10. 
  2. ^ "The 34th Academy Awards (1962) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. 

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