Pegasus without wings
Discusses whether the artist is free to express himself regardless of public understanding, public acceptance, or public rejection. Dramatizes the incidents surrounding a citizen's donation of a statue for a town square. The artist commissioned to do the work has fashioned a piece of iron sculpture which depicts what he feels is the horse's spirit instead of its outward form. At the dedication of the statue in the town square, the crowd voices mixed reactions to the sculpture. More and stronger objections are climaxed in attempt to destroy the iron horse. The donor finally removes the iron horse to his own estate where, on top of a rise, it dominates the landscape in splendid exile.
The Georgia Center, University of Georgia; George Marshall; Thomas Mahler; Leighton Ballew; Erwin Breithaupt; T.K. Sorrow; Edward Bravo; Gerard Appy; Charles Josey; The Fund for Adult Education
National Educational Television; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Expression in art.
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- No Copyright - United States
- Physical Description
1 Film (0:33:00); 16mm
- Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003294909; Other: GR00466360; MDPI Barcode: 40000003294909
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