DOC NYC 2017

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44 Pages (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Tony Shaff)
A portrait of children's publication Highlights Magazine.
NYC premiere
Big Time (Country: Denmark; Year: 2017; Director: Kaspar Astrup Schröder), Official Site
Portrait of architect Bjarke Ingels.
NYC premiere
Five Seasons: The Gardens Of Piet Oudolf (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Thomas Piper), Official Site
Documentary about the life and work of the dutch landscape designer.
North American premiere
Larger Than Life: The Kevyn Aucoin Story (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Tiffany Bartok; Stars: Christy Turlington, Brooke Shields, Cher, Isabella Rossellini, Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Linda Evangelista, Tori Amos, Isaac Mizrahi, Kevyn Aucoin, Jed Root, Linda Wells)
An intimate look at the make-up artist.
NYC premiere
Maddman: The Steve Madden Story (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Ben Patterson)
The rags to riches story of a man who built a footwear empire.
NYC premiere
More Art Upstairs (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Jody Hassett Sanchez; Stars: Nick Kline, Michael Townsend, Judith Braun, Lynn Cazabon, Marissa Voytenko, Leah Smith)
Story of ArtPrize in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
NYC premiere
Mr Fish: Cartooning from the Deep End (Country: US; Year: 2017; Director: Pablo Bryant)
The plight of a political artist in a vanishing industry.
NYC premiere

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

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