Gerhard Richter Painting Poster

Release Date: March 14th, 2012

DVD Release Date: September 25th, 2012

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
Filmmaker Corinna Belz observes the artist at work in his studio and discusses his career with members of the press and the art world.

Director: Corinna Belz

Genres: Documentary

Distributors: Kino Lorber

Ratings & Reviews

view all
  • The man we meet is intelligent and good-humored. "They do what they want," he says with a shrug, indicating a set of just-completed canvases. "I planned something different." show more

  • Delivers on the promise of its title. It shows us the world's most famous living painter, who turned 80 in February, at work with greater intimacy than any other film portrait of a contemporary artist provides. show more

  • Mostly the movie is about process and perspective. Through the documentary lens, Richter's enigmatic paintings speak to us. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com

We've created a new, improved account experience

Why register?
  • Log in and never lose your favorite theaters
  • Access your favorite theaters from any device
  • Registration is easy for new & existing Aol.com users
register nowCurrent Aol.com users, sign in & migrate now