Powers of Ten

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Producer:  Eames Office, LLC

Year: 1978

Format: DVD  Running time: 9 mins.

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This cinematic classic by Charles & Ray Eames opens at a lakeside picnic in Chicago and draws back in perspective by order of magnitudes of ten, every ten seconds, until the Milky Way is a dot of light lost amidst an unimaginably large universe, then reverses the journey, ending inside the proton of a carbon atom.

This dvd also includes:

A Rough Sketch for a Proposed Film Dealing with the Powers of Ten and the Relative Size of Things in the Universe. (1968) 8 minutes. The original concept film developed for IBM.

Individuals please see FILMS OF CHARLES AND RAY EAMES: VOLUME 1 POWERS OF TEN

PAL option available. PAL DVD only contains POWERS OF TEN (does not include Rough Sketch).

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