Creative Process: Norman McLaren

Creative Process: Norman McLaren

                                    Creative Process: Norman McLaren
| 1 h 56 min
Your rental expires on Own the film now
YOU ALREADY OWN THIS FILM. Download it from your purchase library.

This feature length documentary is a journey into Norman McLaren’s process of artistic creation. A cinematic genius who made films without cameras and music without instruments, McLaren produced 60 films in a stunning range of styles and techniques, collecting over 200 international awards and world recognition. Drawing on McLaren's private film vaults, a gold mine of experimental footage and uncompleted films, this film explores McLaren's methods, including his celebrated "pixillation" technique.

Pedagogical evaluations and study guides are only available to CAMPUS subscribers.


Features designed specifically for teachers Learn more

Already subscribed? Connectez-vous

Embed this code on your site

Video player width

by (( height )) Reset
  • director
    Donald McWilliams
  • editing
    Donald McWilliams
  • producer
    David Verrall
  • executive producer
    Douglas MacDonald
  • script
    Donald McWilliams
    Susan Huycke
  • cinematography
    Pierre Letarte
    Jacques Leduc
  • animation camera
    Pierre Landry
    Jacques Avoine
    Barry Wood
    Robin L.P. Bain
  • sound
    Yves Gendron
    Hans Oomes
    Esther Auger
    Richard Besse
  • sound editing
    Raymond Vermette
    Tony Reed
  • re-recording
    Adrian Croll
  • narrator
    Susan Huycke
  • music
    Eldon Rathburn

  • Watch your films later, offline,
    on your phone or tablet.
  • Have a question or need help?
    Click here to contact us!