Burden review – a portrait of the artist with a bullet in his arm

This inquisitive documentary about the artist Chris Burden gets to the heart of its subject while keeping an objective distance The American artist Chris Burden is famous for being the man who shot ...

Burden Review

Author: Linda Marric Known throughout his life mostly for his earlier subversive and deliberately provocative work, Chris Burden was one of the most controversial artists of his generation. Using his ...

Burden review – persuasive look at art's 'Evel Knievel' – or David Blaine

This stimulating film about the radical performance artist Chris Burden, who once got himself shot through the arm for a piece, is a thorough exploration of his work and reputation Chris Burden is ...

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Kicks Off Summer 2017! -- The Weekend Warrior

Welcome back to the Weekend Warrior, your weekly look at the new movies hitting theaters this weekend, as well as other cool events and things to check out. Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 Kicks Off ...

‘Edith + Eddie’ Clip: America’s Oldest Interracial Newlyweds Will Make You Believe in Love Again — Watch

If you like your love stories with a side of social justice (who doesn’t?), Laura Checkoway’s “Edith + Eddie” is probably the documentary for you. The film follows the titular Edith and Eddie, ages ...

‘A Happening of Monumental Proportions’ Clip: Judy Greer’s Directorial Debut Features Every Actor on Planet Earth — Watch

‘A Happening of Monumental Proportions’ Clip: Judy Greer’s Directorial Debut Features Every Actor on Planet Earth — Watch Beloved character actress and national treasure Judy Greer would naturally apply the go big or go home mentality to her directorial debut. “A Happening of Monumental Proportions” is a film that ...

‘Burden’ Clip: The Life and Often Dangerous Work of Performance Artist Chris Burden Gets Wild Documentary — Watch

‘Burden’ Clip: The Life and Often Dangerous Work of Performance Artist Chris Burden Gets Wild Documentary — Watch People do crazy things for their art, and there is perhaps no better example of that than Chris Burden. In “Burden,” Richard Dewey and Timothy Marrinan’s new documentary about the late performance ...

‘It Comes at Night’: 5 Terrifying Clues You Might Have Missed in First Full Trailer for Trey Edward Shults’ Horror Film

‘It Comes at Night’: 5 Terrifying Clues You Might Have Missed in First Full Trailer for Trey Edward Shults’ Horror Film While the first teaser trailer for “Krisha” filmmaker Trey Edward Shults’ highly anticipated upcoming horror feature, “It Comes at Night,” played up atmosphere over plot (like any good teaser), the ...

Burden Trailer: Controversial Performance Artist, Exposed in a Doc

Chris Burden inspired my first movie. My first scripted effort was a short 8mm film that you will never see -- I've never seen it! -- that was inspired by performance artist Chris Burden. I think I ...

Official Trailer for 'Burden' Documentary About the Artist Chris Burden

"I'm not about death, I didn't want to die, but I wanted to come close." Magnolia has debuted an official trailer for a documentary titled Burden, telling the story of artist Chris Burden, who made ...

Edinburgh International Film Festival unveils 2016 line-up

Edinburgh International Film Festival unveils 2016 line-up Highlights include the UK premiere of Finding Dory and the world premiere of the 4K restoration of Highlander [pictured].Scroll down for competition titles The line-up for the 70th Edinburgh ...

Chris Burden Doc ‘Burden’ Heads to Magnolia Pictures for Us

Chris Burden Doc ‘Burden’ Heads to Magnolia Pictures for Us Magnolia Pictures have acquired the U.S. rights to Timothy Marrinan and Richard Dewey’s documentary, “Burden,” the company announced Thursday. “Burden” gives audiences an inside look into the life and ...

Cannes: Magnolia Nabs U.S. Rights to Documentary on Artist Chris Burden (Exclusive)

Cannes: Magnolia Nabs U.S. Rights to Documentary on Artist Chris Burden (Exclusive) Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to “Burden,” a documentary about the late art world provocateur Chris Burden. Burden’s work was known for pushing boundaries — at various points he was ...

Burden review – how a crazed performance artist mellowed

The late Chris Burden was known for works involving extreme physical peril, but he ended up almost respectable. A compelling new film charts his journey It’s a strange path from nailing oneself to a ...

Burden review – how a crazed performance artist mellowed

The late Chris Burden was known for works involving extreme physical peril, but he ended up almost respectable. A compelling new film charts his journey It’s a strange path from nailing oneself to a ...

Tribeca: Dogwoof Launching Production Fund for Documentaries (Exclusive)

Tribeca: Dogwoof Launching Production Fund for Documentaries (Exclusive) Twelve-year-old international sales agent and U.K. distributor Dogwoof is expanding production investment with the launch of TDog Productions, Variety has learned exclusively. Dogwoof, which ...

A Conversation With Lisa Immordino Vreeland, Director, 'Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict'

Totally and tragically unconventional, Peggy Guggenheim moved through the cultural upheaval of the 20th century collecting not only not only art, but artists. Her sexual life was -- and still today is ...

What’s Up Doc?: Pennebaker/Hegedus & Malick Voyage to the Top in November

It’s been a couple months since the last edition of What’s Up Doc? placed Michael Moore’s surprise world premiere of Where To Invade Next at the top of this list and in the meantime much shuffling has ...