WR057 – Glorious Technicolor & ‘An American in Paris’ (1951)


In honor of the Glorious Technicolor Retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art playing through August, we decided to make an episode celebrating the technicolor process and one of the most famous musicals from that period, Vincente Minnelli’s ‘An American in Paris’ (1951) starring the indomitable Gene Kelly.

0:00 – 24:53 – Introduction/News

24:54 – 50:33 – Glorious Technicolor

50:34 – 1:23:25 – ‘An American in Paris’ (1951)

1:23:26 – 1:28:45 – Closing Remarks/Blooper

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Director Vincente Minnelli w/ Gene Kelly on set, 1951.

Director Vincente Minnelli w/ Gene Kelly on set, 1951.

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