8 films related to art that you don’t want to miss
Thinking about all of you, devoted to films, series, documentaries or basically any compilation of images made with a camera, we have prepared a selection of eight films related to art that can not be missed!
8. La naissance de Charlot (2013)
A journey to Charlie Chaplin’s youth, on a story that illustrates the rise of the artist and the popularity achieved by his most famous character, Carlitos.
7. Frida (2002)
The film that won an Oscar, a Golden Globe and a BAFTA portrays the troubled life of Frida Kahlo, from her disease to political positions and her relation with Diego Rivera.
6. Woman in Gold (2015)
The film tells the story of Maria Altmann, a woman who tries to recover the assets of her family that were stolen by the Nazis, including the artwork Portrait of Adele Bloch-Baue, made by Gustav Klimt. Maria ended up facing a legal battle against the Austrian government.
5. Big Eyes (2014)
Focusing on the american artist Margaret Keane, whose work was fraudulently used in the 1950s and 1960s by her husband, Walter Keane, the story culminates with their mediatic divorce.
4. Basquiat (2006)
Basquiat tells the story of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s crazy growth, who started as a street artist, living on a cardboard, and was transformed into a star, thanks to Andy Warhol.
3. Little Ashes (2008)
The film explores the relationship between two of the most acclaimed spanish artists: the poet Federico Garcia Lorca and the painter Salvador Dalí.
2. Copie Conforme (2010)
Having its lead actress, Juliette Binoche, been distinguished with the Best Actress Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 2010, Copie Conforme tells the story of a british author and a french woman, owner of an art gallery.
1. Modigliani (2004)
The story of the artist who revolutionized the art world, a creative painter and an irreverent, inspired by love and consumed by obsession, a troubled life dedicated to pleasures and passions.