Derek Poster

Release Date: April 14th, 2008

DVD Release Date: September 2nd, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 16 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Isaac Julien looks back on the life and work of filmmaker and artist Derek Jarman. Julien examines the work of Jarman, showing how his films such as "Jubilee" and his radical adaptation of Shakespeare's "The Tempest" continue to influence and resonate with future generations. Both archival and newly recorded interviews are used to shine a light on the professional and private life of Jarman, who died in 1994 from AIDS-related complications.

Cast: Tilda Swinton

Director: Isaac Julien

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: Engaging, Fascinating, 1980s, Rise, 1970s, England, 1990s