It’s easy to see why Mark Cousins documentary garnered a special mention at Cannes Film Festival, 2018. Turning his attention to the legendary Orson Welles, director Cousins offers a fascinating insight to Welles as a creator, a director, and – most importantly - as a visual artist.
Examining Welles’ artworks, to which Cousins was granted exclusive access, as well as his filmmaking, this documentary is a deeply informed and passionate essay that will fascinate and inspire anybody interested in the power of the image, and the work of Orson Welles.
Packed with fantastic footage, it’s impossible not to admire the vision, scale and scope of his body of work. We guarantee after seeing this documentary, you’ll be heading straight home to immerse yourself in the work of this unique and idiosyncratic actor and director.
DIRECTED BY MARK COUSINS, 2018/115MIN
SCREENING: SAT 6, 4.10PM, SX |SAT 13, 4.10PM, LUNA |TUE 16, 6.30PM, LUNA
Screens with CHRONICLE