Showing 1 - 10 of 95 titles with a criteria of Subject is The Politics of Art
Artist Tsherin Sherpa's remarkable 19-year journey from Tibetan Buddhist Thangka painter to global art superstar
GOOD DOCS | 2022 | 35 minutes
Alan Magee: art is not a solace explores the artist’s subjects, locales, and the historical sources which have sustained his work for five decades. Through his paintings, sculpture, monotypes, music and short films, Magee asks viewers to consider the breadth of human behavior and experience.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 60 minutes
Three Afghan singers fight for women’s rights through music, despite death threats in a patriarchal society.
First Hand Films | 2023 | 90 minutes
A story of an ardent love between two women with heroic destinies, united through life and death.
Icarus Films | 2020 | 26 minutes
BLOWBACK is a dynamic exploration of the representation of the wars in Iraq (2003-2011) and Afghanistan (2001-2021) in world cinema which argues that films function as resonant cultural artifacts that shape how the conflicts come to be understood and remembered by audiences at the time, and those of generations to come.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 30 minutes
Jon Reiss and his crew travel to Asia, Australia, the Middle East and beyond, exploring the local graffiti scenes and artists. Follow-up to the groundbreaking street art documentary Bomb It!.
Collective Eye Films | 2010 | 83 minutes
Tells the story of contemporary graffiti, tracing its roots in ancient rock paintings through Picasso to its place in hip-hop culture in 1970's New York City.
Collective Eye Films | 2007 | 93 minutes
Explores the same women's and men's reactions to the groundbreaking film, THELMA and LOUISE, 25 years ago and today.
Bullfrog Films | 2019 | 86 minutes
Plunges us into the media battle that played out during the Algerian war for independence where cinema was mobilized as a weapon of political struggle against colonialism.
Icarus Films | 2023 | 94 minutes
A fascinating visit with the legendary writer in her Paris apartment on the Palais Royal circa 1951. And Jean Cocteau drops by.
Icarus Films | 1951 | 29 minutes