Beuys / Directed by Andres Veiel
Various engagements / 2018

 

Thirty years after his death, Joseph Beuys still feels like a visionary and is widely considered one of the most influential artists of his generation. Known for his contributions to the Fluxus movement and his work across diverse media — from happening and performance to sculpture, installation, and graphic art — Beuys’ expanded concept of the role of the artist places him in the middle of socially relevant discourses on media, community, and capital. Using previously untapped visual and audio sources, director Andreas Veiel has created a one-of-a-kind chronicle: Beuys is not a portrait in the traditional sense, but an intimate and in-depth look at a human being, his art and ideas, and the way they have impacted the world.

 

 

 

 

 

Beuys / Trailer, poster + stills

Beuys / Directed by Andres Veiel
2018, Germany / 107 minutes

Screening Dates:

Houston Cinema Arts Society, Houston, Texas
January 11, 2018

Film Forum, New York, New York
January 17 – 30, 2018

Parkway Theatre Baltimore, Maryland
January 26 – February 1, 2018

Honolulu Museum of Art Honolulu, Hawaii
February 2, 2018

Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio
February 15, 2018

Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
March 2 – 8, 2018

[via Kino Lorber]

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