• Greek Title Μπορεί Η Διαλεκτική Να Σπάσει Τούβλα; (κινούμενο σχέδιο με μολύβι)
  • English Title Can Dialectics Break Bricks? (animated pencil rendition)
  • Original Title La Dialectique Peut-Elle Casser Des Briques? (version crayonnée animée)
  • Year: 2020
  • Genre: Animation
  • Country: France
  • Duration: 90'
  • Director: René Viénet
  • Cinematography: René Viénet για τη μεταστροφή / for the détournement
  • Cast: Ingrid Wu, Jason Piao Pai, Γαλλική ομάδα ντουμπλάζ / French dubbing team: Patrick Dewaere, Michele Grellier, Raoul Curet
  • Production: Αρχική παραγωγή / Initial production: Yangtze Films Productions. Για τη μεταστροφή / for the détournement: René Viénet
  • Color: Color
  • Audio: Sound
  • Language: French
  • Format: Μη διαθέσιμη πληροφορία
  • Subtitles: Greek
  • Print Source: Editions René Viénet

After the version with his own subtitles, then the version dubbed at the initiative of Gérard Cohen with the actors of the Café de la Gare, René Viénet undertook to make an animated pencil rendition of his most famous film.

René Viénet

René Viénet (1944, France), a sinologist, situationist, writer, filmmaker and Maoist critic, is famous for the film “Can Dialectics Break Bricks?” (1973), made with the situationist technique of “détournement”. Viénet was also the series editor of “Bibliothèque asiatique” with more than fifty works published by a variety of houses. Against the Catholic Maoists, then in control of Asian Studies in France, he published controversial books and made the innovative documentary “Peking Duck Soup” (1977). Besides his business achievements in the medical field of contraception, he founded “Editions René Viénet" in 2003. From 2015, he collaborates with “Cinémathèque Française” on the restoration of his films and in showcasing films from China.

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