Skip to main content

Edward Hopper

UK, 1981 (MIFF 1982)

Director: Ron Peck

A search for the real Edward Hopper, taking in the main locations he painted in Nyack. New York State, New York City and Truro, Cape Cod. But the search becomes concentrated on the paintings, the bars, hotel rooms and offices, which adds up to a particular view of modern city life.

See also...

STRIP JACK NAKED

Director's Note "For twelve years I carried around with me a dozen film cans of film cut from a feature I made in 1978 called Nighthawks. The original running time of that film was around four hours ... More »

What Can I Do With A Male Nude?

A short comedy on the taboo of the male nude. Its setting is a photographic studio and its basic situation a photographic session in which the photographer runs his model through the gamut of ... More »

No Problem

Featuring the 'legendary' Ken Campbell during rehearsals of The Rainbow's Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and the world's longest play, the 24-hour The Warp, and extracts from the plays. Members of ... More »

Comic Story

A humorous comment on the often obsessional nature of animation and its relationship to horror comic characters. ... More »

Couples and Robbers

At their wedding ceremony, Morris and Wendy lose the ring, their friends and their hopes. All they long for are the basic essentials of middle-class life — a video-recorder a Magi-mix blender ... More »

Face to Face

Through pastel animation — smudge and click technique — the film traces a life from cradle to grave. ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director