Today's post takes a look at a documentary about photojournalist Steve McCurry's use of the last roll of Kodachrome film manufactured by Eastman Kodak.
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I've posted two sneak peeks from Alberta Chu's film about the construction of artist Anish Kapoor's "Dismemberment Site 1", a work commissioned for Alan Gibb's sculpture park in New Zealand.
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Today's post features a clip from documentary filmmaker Robert Adanto's "3D: Darkly Digital & Divine", which explores digitization and its influence on photography, manipulation of images and visual truth, and, more generally, our "post-photographic" future.
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Producer, director, and cinematographer Ben Shapiro's fascinating documentary "Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters" is the subject of today's post, which also includes the trailer for the film.
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Today's short is the trailer for the documentary "William and the Windmill", which was the Grand Jury Award winner for Documentary Feature at this year's SXSW festival. I've included some background on William Kamkwamba, who is the young man profiled in director-producer Ben Nabors's film.
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Today's post features a film about sculptor Roger Feldman's completion of his work "EKKO" for Scotland's Freswick Castle. I posted the first part in December 2011 (a link to that part of the documentary is provided).
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Today's short film is an introduction to a minute-by-minute documentary, recorded four times, once for each season, of a 10-hour trip between the City of Trondheim and the old trading center of Bodo in Norway. All 10 hours of the documentary, which was made to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Norway's Nordland Railway, may be viewed online.…Continue
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Today's Saturday Short is the trailer for the documentary "Girl Rising", a film that shows us how education can change the lives of girls the world over.
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James Balog, a National Geographic photographer, is an "ice chaser" and the result of his extraordinary multi-year project to document the melting of the Arctic's magnificent glaciers is his feature-length documentary "Chasing Ice". I've posted the trailer for the film and an interview of Balog by Bill Moyers. Prepare to be amazed.…Continue
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A new edition of All Art Friday has posted.
Today's spotlights encompass Anna Kaminska's photography, the Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, UK Arts in HealthCare, and the short documentary "Erin Shirreff Takes Her Time", part of the Art21 New York Close Up series.
The roundup features exhibitions at Chicago's DePaul Art Museum (Bruce Davidson photographs), Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin (Arnold Newman photographs), Oakland Museum of California…Continue
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Today's post looks at the remarkable self-taught African-American artist Winfred Rembert and Vivian Ducat's feature-length documentary "All Me: The Life & Times of Winfred Rembert". I've included a trailer for the wonderful film, as well as information about Rembert's artistic success.
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