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Showing 1 - 10 of 30 titles with a criteria of Subject is Visual Artists


Anatsui at Work

A swift instructive look at the artist El Anatsui demonstrating his process, and discussing his theories.

Icarus Films | 2011 | 31 minutes

City Walk

From the opera "The Carbon Copy Building", produced by Bang On A Can

Icarus Films | 2003 | 6 minutes

Crutch

Chronicles the gravity defying life of Bill Shannon, an internationally renowned artist, breakdancer and skate punk—on crutches.

Bullfrog Films | 2021 | 96 minutes

Dark Star: H. R. Giger's World

A mesmerizing introduction to surrealist artist H. R. Giger's oeuvre, who terrified audiences with the monsters of the Alien films; and an intimate look at last years of the artist's life.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 95 minutes

Dong

The great filmmaker Jia Zhangke travels with acclaimed painter Liu Xiaodong to Thailand where they meet workers in the throes of social turmoil.

dGenerate Films | 2012 | 70 minutes

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The Film of Her

THE FILM OF HER is about a Library on Congress clerk who saved a vaultful of reels, documenting the earliest days of cinema, from the incinerator.

Icarus Films | 1996 | 12 minutes

Fold Crumple Crush: The Art of El Anatsui

A powerful portrait of Africa's most widely acclaimed contemporary artist El Anatsui.

Icarus Films | 2011 | 53 minutes

Guernica

Uses the famous painting by Picasso to bear witness to the atrocities of the Spanish civil war and fascism. An early short by Alain Resnais.

Icarus Films | 1949 | 14 minutes

Haida Modern

Explores the life and work of renowned Haida artist Robert Davidson.

Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 80 minutes

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Highwater Trilogy

A short film that was part of the evening-length program "Shelter".

Icarus Films | 2006 | 31 minutes