Cobra et après

Ole Roos, Denmark, 1975

54 min.DK/Documentary

What was Cobra? A group or union of artists or as expressed by the Belgian poet Christian Dotremont, »a relatively organized movement«. Dotremont is the main figure in this report on Co(penhagen), Br(uxelles), A(msterdam). Cobra was established in 1948. The movement included painters, sculptors and poets. but also architects, photographers, film-makers a.o. Cobra existed until 1951. In the film the philosophy and the power behind Cobra is introduced and its many outstanding members, among them Appel, Constant, Corneille, Asger Jorn, Joseph Noiret, Pierre Alechinsky, Egill Jacobsen and Henry Heerup.
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Original title Cobra et après
Danish title Cobra et après
Keywords Arts, Dadaism, Expressionism, art of painting, The, Dotremont, Christian, Cobra Movement, The, Art appreciation
Director Ole Roos
Screenplay Ole Roos
Producer Knud Hauge, Ole Roos
Director of Photography Dirk Brüel, Peter Roos, Ole Roos
Editor Ole Roos, Ole Askman
Sound Ole Henning Hansen
Production country Denmark
Production companies RM Productions
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 16 mm, 1,37:1 Academy, color, Sound
Danish theatrical release 11.12.1989
Cinemas Grand
Danish rating Allowed for all


Production companies RM Productions
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Ole Roos


Script Ole Roos


Producer Knud Hauge
Producer Ole Roos
Executive producer Reiner Moritz


Cinematography Dirk Brüel
Cinematography Peter Roos
Cinematography Ole Roos


Editing Ole Roos
Editing Ole Askman


Sound Ole Henning Hansen

Other credits

Artistic supervisor Ulrik Friis-Møller

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