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Painter at Work - Graham Sutherland in France

UK, 1962 (MIFF 1964, Painters)

Director: Peter Newington

In the austere and dramatic Mariiitne Alps of France, Sutherland draws directly from nature for the themes of his paintings. He is fascinated by nature's opposing forces — the gentleness and violence, the decay and fertility — and his emotional response translates selected natural elements into dramatic compositions.

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