NEW Fischinger book! Co-published by CVM, distributed through Thames & Hudson.

Released in Europe in April; in North America, September 2013

Available at selected shops, in Europe through Tate Modern, BFI Filmshop Southbank, Cinémathèque Française, Center Pompidou bookshop, Walter Koenig, etc., and online worldwide



Oskar Fischinger, photo (c) Fischinger Trust


CVM's Oskar Fischinger Research pages




while under construction, please refer to Filmography at Fischinger Archive website

Texts by Fischinger : Film Notes, Statements, Correspondence

Other Film Notes

Animation Drawings, Cels and Process Material


New: Video excerpts online at our vimeo channel

The Lumigraph

Support your favorite Fischinger film: Preserving the Legacy

Selected Painting Exhibitions

Research errata - Common and recent errors

Galleries - examples of Paintings and Artwork

About the DVD


unshot animation cel

From a sequence of unshot nitrate animation cels by Fischinger

Unshot Fischinger - cels, drawings, tests (coming soon)




Other Links:

DVD ordering info

The Fischinger Archive

Fundraising auction, Fall 2010, with Fischinger artwork and materials. Some items still available.

Flickr Photo Set: 2010 Elfriede Fischinger 100th Birthday Celebration in Los Angeles (2010)



Still from Allegretto

To book Optical Poetry: Oskar Fischinger Retrospective 35mm film program, contact: cvmaccess (at) gmail (dot) com

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