The Many Lives of William Klein

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Duration: 1 hour, 5 minutes

William Klein has lived many lives. One of the world's most influential photographers, he pioneered the art of street photography and created some of the most iconic fashion images of the 20th century. He also made over twenty films, including the first ever documentary about Muhammad Ali and a brilliant satire of the fashion world, Who Are You Polly Magoo?

With a major Tate Modern exhibition currently celebrating his work, imagine... spends time with William Klein to discover the irrepressible, charismatic personality behind a remarkable creative life.

Last on

Tue 20 Nov 2012 23:05 BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Wales only

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Credits

Series Editor
Alan Yentob
Director
Richard Bright
Presenter
Alan Yentob
Producer
Richard Bright

Broadcasts

  • Tue 20 Nov 2012 22:35 BBC One except Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Wales

  • Tue 20 Nov 2012 23:05 BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD, Wales only

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