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Alfred
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directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
Alfred Levitt was perhaps the ultimate raconteur. He was a gifted storyteller, renowned artist, humanist, anarchist, sportsmen and spelunker. The documentary is a 'Rashomon' style look at his life and career from several points of view. Time and reflection, however, cast their own baleful eye on these efforts, in...
directed by Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012; produced by Katsumi Funahashi, fl. 2007, Joel Sucher, fl. 1972-2012 and Steven Fischler, fl. 1972-2012, Pacific Street Films (New York, NY - Brooklyn: Pacific Street Films, 2010), 58 mins
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American Masters, Season 33, Rothko: Pictures Must Be Miraculous
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directed by Eric Slade, fl. 1986-2017, in American Masters, Season 33 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
Painter Mark Rothko is one of the most renowned figures of the Abstract Expressionist movement. This film explores Rothko’s journey and includes interviews with his children, Academy Award-nominated writer John Logan, and many others.
directed by Eric Slade, fl. 1986-2017, in American Masters, Season 33 (Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7, Episode 4, Fiction
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directed by Susan Sollins, 1939-2014; produced by Eve Laure Moros, fl. 1991, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
What makes a compelling story? How do artists disrupt everyday reality in the service of revealing subtler truths? This episode features artists who explore the virtues of ambiguity, mix genres, and merge aesthetic disciplines to discern not simply what stories mean, but how and why they come to have meaning.
directed by Susan Sollins, 1939-2014; produced by Eve Laure Moros, fl. 1991, Art21, in Art 21: Art in the Twenty-First Century, Season 7, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2014), 55 mins
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Edward Hopper
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directed by Carol Bell; produced by Alan Yentob, 1947- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981), 39 mins
Nighthawks, New York Movie... Edward Hopper showed the world an America of late-night bars, lonely hotel rooms, sunlit buildings and moody, isolated figures. This profile tells the story of the great Modernist artist and paints a picture of an austere and unidealized American.
directed by Carol Bell; produced by Alan Yentob, 1947- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 1981), 39 mins
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The Ensorcery of James Ensor
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directed by Arnaud de Mezamat, fl. 1996 and Nora Philippe, 1982- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2010), 1 hour
James Ensor is an unclassifiable artist in the 19th and 20th centuries who developed an avant-garde art where colours and patterns unmask the carnival of our world. The film's visual approach is meant as a faithful tribute to the fantastic painting universe of James Ensor. The shadow of the painter still haunts th...
directed by Arnaud de Mezamat, fl. 1996 and Nora Philippe, 1982- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Windrose (Film distributor), 2010), 1 hour
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Garvin Pierre Exhibition
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interview by Christopher Laird, 1945- (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2004), 11 mins
Artist Garvin Pierre is interviewed by Christopher Laird and shots of his work at his exhibition
interview by Christopher Laird, 1945- (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Archive, 2004), 11 mins
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Ignaz Guenther
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directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-; produced by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, RM Arts (Halle, Saxony-Anhalt: Monarda Arts, 1992), 10 mins
Some of the greatest names in the history of German art are featured in this series of ten-minute films. Visiting galleries throughout Germany to focus on key oeuvres, these finely-focused vignettes summarise the lives and work of the featured artists, including contributions from leading art historians and drawin...
directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-; produced by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, RM Arts (Halle, Saxony-Anhalt: Monarda Arts, 1992), 10 mins
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Kazimir Malevich
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directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938- and Barrie Gavin, 1935-; produced by RM Arts (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 54 mins
Revolution! In 1915 the Russian artist Malevich declared a Black Square on a White Background an icon of his times and thus founded a new form of art, liberated from objects – Suprematism. Supported by the Bolsheviks at first, his 'formalistic' art was soon considered counterrevolutionary. 50 years later, in 198...
directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938- and Barrie Gavin, 1935-; produced by RM Arts (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 54 mins
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Lascaux IV: Saving Cave Art
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directed by David Lefort and Charles-Henri Georget, fl. 2016 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2016), 55 mins
The Lascaux Cave discovered in the southwestern part of France (Dordogne), during WWII is a set of decorated caves famous for its Paleolithic art. After 20 years the caves had to be closed to the public in order to preserve the paintings. But today, the 18000-year-old paintings are about to be revealed again as a...
directed by David Lefort and Charles-Henri Georget, fl. 2016 (Paris, Ile-de-France: Terranoa, 2016), 55 mins
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Masterworks: Abstract Expressionism, In the Wing-Beat of the Swans, 1963
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directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: Abstract Expressionism (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 10 mins
This documentary, by director Reiner Moritz, is about Asger Jorn's painting 'In the Wing-Beat of the Swans' from 1963.
directed by Reiner Moritz, 1938-, in Masterworks: Abstract Expressionism (Germany: ArtHaus Musik, 1990), 10 mins
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