On the set of 2OO1: A Space Odyssey
Get closer than ever to the movie that changed the movies. This behind-the-scenes spectacular of 2001: Space Odyssey
sheds light on the lead actors, senior production designers, special-effects experts, who together with the intricate mastermind of Stanley Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke, revolutionized science fiction and the art of cinema
Previously available as part of the multi-volume Collector's Edition
, this exhaustive visual record includes on and off set photographs
, pre-production paintings, conceptual designs,
and publicity materials
from the Kubrick archives. With numerous fold-outs, these dazzling images offer insight both into Kubrick's meticulous directorial methods, and into the mysteries and magnetism of a film at once vast in scope and intricate in its human interest.
Written and researched over several years by the outer space, special effects, and technology journalist Piers Bizony
, this compendium is both an exhaustive labour of love and a monument to a masterpiece of 20th century culture
Piers Bizony is a science and technology writer. His publications include Atom, The Man Who Ran the Moon, Starman, and 2001: Filming the Future.
M/M (Paris) is an art and design partnership consisting of Mathias Augustyniak and Michael Amzalag. Their portfolio includes art direction and collaborations with Björk, Balenciaga, and Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin, as well as with magazines including Vogue Paris, Interview, and Purple Fashion.