Here we've displayed a list of the best Artistic Struggle films : Khachaturian(2003), Death in Venice(1971), The Cream Will Rise(1998), A Matter of Taste: Serving Up Paul Liebrandt(2011), Savage Messiah(1972), Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot(2018), Fingers(1978), Tranceformer: A Portrait of Lars von Trier(1997), Lautrec(1998), If the Dancer Dances(2018), Leaning Into the Wind: Andy Goldsworthy(2017), The Rebel(1961) ... ...
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A documentary about the life of Soviet Armenian composer Aram Khachaturyan. Among other events, the film covers Khachaturyan's difficulties working as a creative artist during the Stalin era.
Gay & Lesbian, Drama
While recovering in Venice, sickly Composer Gustav von Aschenbach becomes dangerously fixated with teenager Tadzio.
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The Cream Will Rise is a documentary that exposes the turbulent and troubling side of singer/songwriter Sophie B. Hawkins' early years when a confrontation with her mother forces her to ... See full summary »
Heston Blumenthal Daniel Boulud Frank Bruni Paul Liebrandt Drew Nieporent Eric Ripert
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Paul Liebrandt is one of the most talented and controversial chefs in the food world and the youngest chef to have received 3 stars from the New York Times. He was 24. NY Times food critic,... See full summary »
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Biographical movie of the life of French sculptor Henri Gaudier-Brzeska (Scott Antony).
Comedy, Biography, Drama
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On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life.
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A dysfunctional young man is pulled between loyalties to his Italian mob-connected loan shark father and his mentally disturbed Jewish concert pianist mother.
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A portrait of Denmark's most acclaimed and controversial director, Lars von Trier. A meeting with von Trier on a private level as well as with his film universe. Filmmaker Stig Björkman ... See full summary »
Life, passion, love...all these were part of Toulouse-Lautrec's art. His artistic development among the masters of the postimpressionism.
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If a dance is not danced, it vanishes. If the Dancer Dances follows a group of New York City's top modern dancers as they reconstruct an iconic and mysterious work by the legendary Merce ... See full summary »
Leaning into the Wind follows artist Andy Goldsworthy on his exploration of the world and himself through ephemeral and permanent workings on the landscape, cities and with his own body.
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An aspiring musician who arrives in New York in search of fame and fortune. He soon meets a taxi dancer, moves in with her, and before too long a romance develops.
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Comedy, Biography, Drama
The story of Swiss painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti.
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A young man lives and learns while growing up on the street and in and out of correctional facilities.
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Diana Borden (Doris Nolan, a bleeding-heart rich-girl, returns from a trip to Russia filled with sympathy for the "little" people of the slums and wants to do "something" artistic and ... See full summary »
A brilliant painter facing the worst creative block of her life turns to anything she can to complete her masterpiece, spiraling into a hallucinatory hellscape of drugs, sex and murder in the sleazy underbelly of Los Angeles.
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Samson Shillitoe, mad genius of a poet irresistible to women, but plagued by writer's block, agrees to see a psychiatrist, and his beautiful wife.
Gay & Lesbian, Romance, Drama
After Louie explores the contradictions of modern gay life and history through Sam, a man desperate to understand how he and his community got to where they are today.
Cate Blanchett Erika Bauer Ruby Bustamante Carl Dietrich Marie Borkowski Foedrowitz Ea-Ja Kim Marina Michael Hannelore Ohlendorf Ottokar Sachse Ralf Tempel
From an anchorwoman to a homeless man, actress Cate Blanchett portrays 13 distinct characters in vignettes that incorporate timeless manifestos.
Frustrated by her lack of recognition, a middle-aged artist leaves the city for upstate New York to regain her creative spark.
Mystery & Thriller, Drama
Benjamin Farmer Patrick D. Green Maria Allred Damien Genardi Donny Persons Julie Webb Kwang Kim
This documentary reveals the dazzling and obscure system of American University campuses: a world of money, influence, but also stress, decadence, excess, where alcohol freely flows and ... See full summary »
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A skinhead, a barmaid and a thief are part of a group of six young Canadians attempting to cope with life in the '90s.