Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo
Run extended! Playing through December 3.
- Platform: AmherstCinemaAtHome.org
- Ticket details: $12 ticket price // 30 days to start watching // two days to finish once started
- How to watch: Through the internet browser on your computer, tablet, or smart phone
Danielle Carrabino, Curator of Painting and Sculpture at Smith College Museum of Art, joined us on Wednesday, November 18 for a conversation about Frida Kahlo and what it means to curate works at the museum. Click here to watch the discussion.
Who was Frida Kahlo? Everyone knows her, but who was the woman behind the bright colors, the big brows, and the floral crowns?
Take a journey through the life of a true icon, discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life. Making use of the latest technology to deliver previously unimaginable quality, we take an in-depth look at key works throughout her career.
Using letters Kahlo wrote to guide us, this definitive film reveals her deepest emotions and unlocks the secrets and symbolism contained within her art. Exhibition on Screen’s trademark combination of interviews, commentary and a detailed exploration of her art delivers a treasure trove of colour and a feast of vibrancy. This personal and intimate film offers privileged access to her works, and highlights the source of her feverish creativity, her resilience, and her unmatched lust for life, politics, men and women.
Delving deeper than any film has done before, engaging with world-renowned Kahlo experts, exploring how great an artist she was, discover the real Frida Kahlo.