What is the story behind the most famous iconic photos from around the world? A unique and fascinating journey into the forbidden city of the contact sheets of the world renowned photographers from Magnum, the legendary agency founded in 1947.
This new series focuses on a different photographer each episode from the iconic agency Magnum, and an iconic sequence of images shot on a particular assignment. This episode examines a photograph of Margaret Thatcher.
No official biography has ever been published, and the most eccentric figure in the world of fashion has always been discreet about his personal life. Karl Lagerfeld draws his life: his childhood home, his father, his mother, his school, and Germany. He draws post-war Paris, where he arrived alone, to start a career in the very closed world of fashion. He draws all the fashion periods and trends he has experienced, and which he has marked with his creative genius.
How much do we really know about van Gogh's iconic Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear? In this film, Waldemar Januszczak draws out the untold stories hidden in the painting. It is a tale of geisha's, brothels, bullfights, love affairs, suffering and a fiery relationship with Gauguin. Investigation of this famous work, emblematic of his time in the south of France, reveals the extent of the artists personal demons and the profound effect this had on his work.