DE | 2016-2017 | 5x52' | HD | German, English (sub.) | By Andreas Gräfenstein, Sylvie Kürsten & Henrike Sandner | 3B-Produktion | Broadcasters: ZDF/ARTE
Most significant developments in art history often result from the fierce competition between genius masters. In this series, we discover the fruitful rivalries between renowned artists: Leonardo Da Vinci versus Michelangelo, Vincent Van Gogh versus Paul Gauguin, Emil Nolde versus Max Liebermann, Turner versus Constable and Caravaggio versus Baglione.
FR | 2013-2016 | 48x60’ | HD | French, English | By Michel Patient | Amelia Films
FR / BE | 2012-2015 | 4x52' | HD | French, English (sub.) | Cinétévé | Broadcaster: ARTE
This series of portraits focus on the work of major artists of the XXth century, their foothold on their time and their mutual impact. A voice-over of their own words -sound archives or readings of their writings- on footages and current images projects us into their subjectivity with great force, without recourse to any interview. Completed episodes: Henri Cartier-Bresson, Marguerite Duras, Georges Simenon, Le Corbusier.