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Video: Un chien Andalou by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali, 1929

Excerpt from Two Vintage Films by Salvador Dalí and Luis Buñuel: Un Chien Andalou and L’Age d’Or by Colin Marshall  for Open Culture, in Film, June 29th, 2012

While studying at the University of Madrid in the late 1910s, a young Luis Buñuel befriended an even younger Salvador Dalí. The first fruit of their association, a short film called Un Chien Andalou, appeared a decade later, in 1929, and quickly achieved the international renown it still has today. Several elements had to fall into place to bring this cinematic dream — or cinematic nightmare, or, most accurately, something nebulously in-between — into reality.

Link to the full article and the source: http://www.openculture.com/2012/06/two_vintage_films_by_salvador_dali_and_luis_bunuel.html

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