Main content

Chillida: The Depth of Air

View on the Pragda STREAM site

At the age of 19, Eduardo Chillida (1942-2002) was a gifted athlete set to become a football legend. However, a severe injury during a match saw him move away from professional sport. At the time, nobody except for his life-long partner, Pilar Belzunce, could ever imagine that the young goalkeeper from Hernani was at the verge of re-writing his destiny.

Chillida would die a few decades later as one of the most prominent sculptors of the 20th century.

Lo profundo es el aire is not a conventional biography, but the poetic and fast-paced reminiscence of an unparalleled artist. Chillida’s personality is perpetuated through his work, his eight children, and some of his closest collaborators.

Related Films

Living Kultur

An imagined performance where dantzaris, artisans, and dragons are protagonists…

Cravos

Photographer Christian Cravo travels through Africa, exploring his efforts…

100 Ways to Cross the Border

An exploration of the 40-year career of performance artist Guillermo Gómez-Peña…