Visions of Eight (1973)

Visions of Eight
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 50mins.
Genres Sports, Documentary
Keywords competition, sports
Status Released
US Release Date
  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Robert K Lambert Editor n/a 172 7000001
Edward Roberts Editor n/a 172 7000002
Jorgen Persson Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000006
Daniel Booly Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000005
Ernst Wild Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000004
Dede Allen Editor n/a 172 7000003
Margot Von Schlieffen Editor n/a 172 7000004
Michael Samuelson Consultant photographic consultant 120784 12000001
Henry Mancini Music n/a 120781 8000001
Lars Hagstrom Editor n/a 172 7000006
Catherine Bernard Editor n/a 172 7000005
Walter Lassally Cinematographer cinematography("The Highest") 402 6000003
Rune Ericson Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000002
Arthur Penn Director ("The Highest") 2 2000005
Michael Pfleghar Director n/a 2 2000006
Yuri Ozerov Director ("The Beginning") 2 2000004
Claude Lelouch Director ("The Losers") 2 2000003
Kon Ichikawa Director ("The Fastest") 2 2000002
John Schlesinger Director n/a 2 2000007
Mai Zetterling Director ("The Strongest") 2 2000008
Igor Slabnevich Cinematographer cinematography 402 6000001
Claude Lelouch Screenplay ("The Losers") 120778 4000001
Stan Margulies Producer n/a 3 3000002
David Wolper Producer n/a 3 3000001
Milos Forman Director ("The Decathalon") 2 2000001
Synopsis
Eight noted directors document the Olympic games that took place at Munich in 1972. Included are segments by: Arthur Penn, who recorded the pole vaulting competition; Kon Ichikawa, who filmed the 100-meter dash featuring portions in extreme slow motion; Claude Lelouch, who documented a segment dealing with the losers of various competitions; Mai Zetterling, who directed the portion on the weightlifting competition; Michael Pfleghar who covered gymnastics and women participating in the Olympics; and John Schlesinger, who chronicled the twenty-six-mile marathon race from the point of view of one of the British competitors