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Showing 1 - 10 of 20 titles with a criteria of Subject is Art History


All the World's Memory

An exploration of the Bibliothèque Nationale in Paris.

Icarus Films | 1956 | 21 minutes

Bauhaus Spirit

How do we want to live, where do we want to go? The film tells the fascinating story of the Bauhaus movement and explores its current significance as an artistic and social force.

Icarus Films | 2018 | 90 minutes

The Chinese Lives of Uli Sigg

The entrepreneur, diplomat and art collector Uli Sigg has played a role in the transformation of China's art world since the 1970s.

Icarus Films | 2016 | 93 minutes

Coming to Light

An in-depth portrait of Edward S. Curtis, the preeminent photographer of North American Indians.

Bullfrog Films | 2000 | 84 minutes

Dreams Rewired

Tilda Swinton's narration and a treasure trove of rare archival footage trace the origins of today's hyper-connected world.

Icarus Films | 2015 | 85 minutes

Eternity Has No Door of Escape

Brings viewers to the places and institutions in France, Switzerland, Germany, and Belgium where the history of "Outsider Art" unfolded and continues to unfold today.

Icarus Films | 2017 | 80 minutes

Fang

A whole century of Western attitudes towards African culture packed into 8 minutes

Icarus Films | 2001 | 8 minutes

Great Expectations

A journey through innovative, futuristic, utopian and sometimes bizarre architecture projects.

Icarus Films | 2007 | 52 minutes

The Hermitage Dwellers

This kaleidoscope of people and events in the great museum unfolds into a poignant account of Russia's painful 20th century transformed by the 'dwellers' intimate relationship with the art.

Icarus Films | 2003 | 73 minutes

Living Memory

About Mali's ancient culture, and this culture's position in the country today. Exposes tensions in a society assailed by modernization, Islam and global tourism, yet confident that it will maintain its own distinctive character.

Icarus Films | 2003 | 53 minutes