Communications Primer


Dir. Charles Eames, Ray Eames, Sound 00:22:00

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Here in an information film- narrated by Eames- which presents its "message" quietly, sensitively, and at the same time illustrates the message with a wonderful assortment of live action and animation footage that reveals to the fullest Eames' ability as a top graphic designer.

An early attempt to present communications theory, made to encourage the breaking down of barriers of thinking between disciplines and to discourage thinking of communications in a limited way.

Music composed by Elmer Bernstein.

[Source: Robert Pike Dissertation, 1960]
[Source: Eames Designs]