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1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
In a documentary exploring the life and career of Julius Shulman -- widely regarded by experts as the greatest architectural photographer -- director Eric Bricker reveals the man who was influential in bringing to light the architectural modernist movement. Shulman's work plays a significant role in promoting the careers of legendary architects such as Frank Lloyd Wright and Frank Gehry. Narrated by Dustin Hoffman, the film also includes interviews from various architects and Shulman himself.

Cast: Dustin Hoffman

Director: Eric Bricker

Genres: Documentary

Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman (2008)

Release Date: October 9th, 2009|1 hr. 23 min.

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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    Something of an elegy to modernism. show more

  • 75
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Shulman photographed buildings as if they were movie stars: He found their best angles and immortalized them. show more

  • 80
    Kirk Honeycutt The Hollywood Reporter

    A really terrific, intensely focused documentary on a fascinating personality. show more

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