Photography Film Season at the Triskel Arts Centre

Triskel Christchurch present a season of documentaries which focus on four notable photographers – Vivian Maier, Don McCullin, Sebastião Salgado and Bill Cunningham. Supporting each of these screenings will be the short film Touch Me Black & Blue (2017, 5 minutes) directed by Kallie Cheves, who is the recipient of the Triskel 40 Photo Prize. Her series Pageant Wounds can be seen in Triskel Gallery Space from 5th-28th April.

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01) FINDING VIVIAN MAIER (12A)

Sunday 22nd April @ 6.30pm
84 mins
United States 2013
Documentary
Dir: John Maloof, Charlie Siskel
Featuring: Vivian Maier, John Maloof, and Mary Ellen Mark
Who is Vivian Maier? Now considered one of the 20th century’s greatest street photographers, she was a mysterious nanny who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that went unseen during her lifetime.

“Tantalising and utterly fascinating” The Independent

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Photography Film Season

02) MCCULLIN (NC)

Monday 23rd April @ 6.30pm
95 mins
United Kingdom 2012
Documentary
Dir: David Morris, Jacqui Morris
Featuring: Don McCullin, Sue Ryder and Michael Parkinson
Photographer Don McCullin covered wars and humanitarian disasters on virtually every continent: from the civil war in Cyprus, to the war in Vietnam, to the plight of the homeless in sixties London.

“This is searing, insightful, deeply upsetting stuff” Little White Lies

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Photography Film Season

03) THE SALT OF THE EARTH (12A)

Tuesday 24th April @ 6.30pm
110 mins
France/Brazil/Italy 2014
Documentary
Dir: Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Wim Wenders
Featuring: Sebastião Salgado, Wim Wenders and Lélia Wanick Salgado
Acclaimed photographer Sebastião Salgado has documented wars, famine, genocide and exodus. But now he is embarking on a new journey: to pay huge photographic tribute to our planet’s beauty.

“Stunning imagery and a stirring story…beautiful” Newsday

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Photography Film Season

04) BILL CUNNINGHAM NEW YORK (NC)

Wednesday 25th April @ 6.30pm
84 mins
United States 2010
Documentary
Dir: Richard Press
Featuring: Bill Cunningham, Tom Wolfe and Anna Wintour
Documenting uptown fixtures, downtown eccentrics and everyone in between, Bill Cunningham’s work is more reliable than any catwalk as an expression of time, place and individual flair.

“It is both insightful and strangely moving” At The Movies

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Photography Film Season