Imagination Escape

Bute, Mary Ellen
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  • Creator Mary Ellen Bute
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Publication New York, N.Y.: M.E. Bute, 1937-1948.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (7 min.): sd.,col.; 1/2 in


  • Imagination is abstract images set to music. Film created for Steve Allen. Escape is a surrealist film with unreal and delectable shapes floating about. It is the work of Mary Ellen Bute, a pioneer in this type of filmmaking.


  • With: Escape/ Mary Ellen Bute. New York, N.Y.: Expanding Cinema, 1937.


  • Imagination (3 min, 1948) -- Escape (4 min, 1937)