Saturday, November 28, 2015

Saturday Short

Film Poster

Today's short is the trailer for Peggy Guggenheim — Art Addict (Submarine Deluxe).  Directed by Lisa Immordino Vreeland, the 97-minute film, which opened November 6 at Film Forum in New York, charts Guggenheim's colorful, unconventional life, 20th Century modern art collection, Art of This Century gallery in New York City, arts patronage, and relationships with artists in numerous disciplines.

For another view of the documentary, see the YouTube trailer.

Vreeland's first documentary was an adaptation of her book and titled Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel.

Read a review of Peggy Guggenheim at The New York Times. Read an interview with Vreeland in Filmmaker magazine (April 21, 2015). Also see the interview at BOMB magazine (November 10, 2015).

Peggy Guggenheim (1898-1979)

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