Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable Reviews

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June 18, 2019
Captures the vitality of this street photographer eye-omnivore and the range of what the world at large transmitted to his roving gaze.
March 25, 2019
[Winogrand] seemed to prefer letting his work do the talking for him, and yet the film does not follow his lead and instead includes a great deal of discussion about Winogrand the artist, most of it fawning.
November 30, 2018
The whole thing plays like a well curated museum exhibit - a retrospective to counter and/or complete the one held shortly after his death in 1984. The material is worth seeing, but doesn't really demand a big screen.
November 21, 2018
A tour through Winogrand's unique sensibility and a changing America, the film charts a career now enshrined in the canon of photography but which was, like most artists' lives, more difficult in the living.
October 31, 2018
[Director Sasha] Freyer's fast-paced, antsy profile of a man whom curator Szarkowski called "the central photographer of his generation" is here for us to dash through, admiringly.
October 29, 2018
He never gave up, never stopped shooting. It was a well-lived life because he apparently discovered that it mattered after all.
October 29, 2018
A Winogrand photograph invites you to ponder its tantalizing mystery, an enticement this able documentary unquestionably appreciates.
October 29, 2018
Calling the film "postmodern" would be a good way to summarize how unforgivingly the film is dedicated to tearing down the aura of the modernist Great Man of Art and Culture that has come to define so many (male) artists and auteurs.
October 13, 2018
Winogrand's verite style is jaw-dropping. So is his perceptiveness in chronicling an America undergoing a social metamorphosis in the 1960s. His mixture of blacks and whites in black and white are stark, haunting and revealing.
October 11, 2018
The documentary's heart, soul, and digestive system is the cascade of photographs that Freyer keeps coming. Many are familiar, and thus welcome. Many more are not, and thus even more so.
October 11, 2018
A balanced and deeply satisfying documentary assessment of his work...
October 8, 2018
A sumptuous collection of Garry Winogrand's iconic photos do the storytelling.
October 4, 2018
Both a fine introduction for those who don't know the work and a thoughtful examination of the issues surrounding him for those who do.
October 3, 2018
Garry Winogrand: All Things Are Photographable is an elegant, tender ode to Winogrand, but it's no hagiography.
September 21, 2018
Freyer's talking heads implore that Winogrand was a man of his time, a statement that mitigates the intensity of her examination and means absolutely nothing.
September 20, 2018
All Things Are Photographable isn't contemptuous of Winogrand's boorishness; any honest reflection of his life and work has to deal with the unvarnished whole of both, as he always did.
September 20, 2018
The pull of Garry Winogrand's photographs is that they dissolve the line between art and life.
September 19, 2018
The almost tragic profile of an amiable, colorful workaholic artist whose subject was, simply, a changing America.
September 19, 2018
Equally captivating, insightful, heartfelt and well-edited. It shows you the human being the artist and the artist behind the human being. It's a must see for every professional and aspiring photographer.
September 18, 2018
Informative but not overwhelming, it blends biography and appreciative analysis in 90 brisk, packed minutes.
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