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Graham Sutherland

UK, 1954 (MIFF 1955, Odd Birds in the Aviary)

Director: John Read

A film about the distinguished English painter, best known for his portraits of Somerset Maugham, Lord Beaverbrook and Sir Winston Churchill. Sutherland is, however, mainly a landscape artist who treats his subjects in a highly personal and poetic manner which goes beyond surface realism.

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