Art On Film

Alice's selection of Art on Film houses an ecletic collection of artists from cartoon maverick Robert Crumb to local genius Ralph Hotere. Classical greats like da Vinci and the French Masters sit next to Picasso and Hockney. Illustration: Bill Hammond's 'Placemakers' 1996

Eames: The Architect and the Painter (2011)

Director: Jason Cohn, Bill Jersey

Design history was born in a cavernous warehouse on a gritty street in Venice Beach, California, where Charles and Ray Eames set up their Renaissance-... Read more

Earthships 101 (2003)

'Self contained dwellings that will sail on the seas of tomorrow', the Earthship is a completely independent, globally-oriented dwelling, made from ma... Read more

Easter in Art (2003)

Director: Andrew Hutton
Starring: Tim Marlow

Enthusiastic art historian Tim Marlow travels the art world, exploring the depiciton of the Christian Easter story from the earliest surviving 6th cen... Read more

Eating Art (2010)

Before photography, only paintings reveal what and how we used to eat. Uncovering the history and stories behind food on canvas, Eating Art bridges th... Read more

Edward Burtynsky: Manufactured Landscapes (2006)

Director: Jennifer Baichwal
Starring: Edward Burtynsky

From its stunning eight-minute opening tracking shot to the remarkable documentation of China's Three Gorges Dam, this is an impressive experience as... Read more

Elvis Presley: The Searcher (2018)

Director: Thom Zimny
Starring: Ann-Margret , Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, Dean Martin, Elvis Pres...

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Empires: The Medici - Godfathers of the Renaissance (2003)

Starring: Narrated by, Massimo Marinoni

Part of the ground-breaking 'Empires' series from PBS, this set features all four episodes on the Medici family, hailing from a small Italian communti... Read more

Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010)

Director: Banksy
Starring: Thierry Guetta, Banksy

This is the inside story of Street Art - a brutal and revealing account of what happens when fame, money and vandalism collide. A riveting documentary... Read more

Faces Places (Visages villages) (2017)

Director: Agnes Varda, JR
Starring: Agnes Varda, JR

Agnes Varda, one of the leading lights of France's honored French New Wave cinema era, and professional photographer and muralist, J.R., partake on a... Read more

Finding Vivian Maier (2013)

Director: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel

An artist's life is often one of solitude, and so it should generally be of no surprise when one spends much of their time locked away honing his or h... Read more