November 10, 2022
Hopper's work is the most recognisable art in America - popular, praised, and mysteriod. Countless painters, photographers, filmmakers, and musicians have been influenced by his art - but who was he, and how did a struggling illustrator create such a bounty of notable work? This new film takes a deep look into Hopper's art, his life, and his relationships. From his early career as an illustrator, his wife giving up on her own promising art career to be his manager, his critical and commercial acclaim, and in his own words - this film explores the enigmatic personality behind the brush. Combined with expert interviews, diaries, and a startling visual reflection of American life, Hopper brings to live America's arguably most influential artist.