Films By Eve Arnold

As the title suggests, Eve Arnold offers a rare glimpse into the world of the harem in Behind the Veil. We witness the rituals of a young Sheikha as she prepares for marriage into the ruling family of Dubai, beginning with traditional exclusion but ending with the bride facing a much more open life than that of previous generations. ... Check out the Talking Picture Session - Pictures in Motion ..... Read more
In Eve and Marilyn, Arnold spotlights her relationship with Marilyn Monroe, whom she photographed possibly more than any other photographer over a certain period. This film raises fascinating questions about the relationship between the portrait photographer and the sitter, especially when the sitter is one of the most admired screen goddesses of the 20th century. ... Check out the Talking Picture... Read more
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