Main content
This programme is not currently available on BBC iPlayer

In No Great Hurry: 13 Lessons in Life with Saul Leiter

Film following colour photography pioneer Saul Leiter as he deals with the burden of cleaning an apartment full of memories, becoming famous in the 80s and fending off a filmmaker.

Saul Leiter could have been lauded as the great pioneer of colour photography, but was never driven by the lure of success. Instead he preferred to drink coffee and photograph in his own way, amassing an archive of beautiful work that is now piled high in his New York apartment.

This intimate and personal film follows Saul as he deals with the triple burden of cleaning an apartment full of memories, becoming world famous in the 80s and fending off a pesky filmmaker.

1 hour

Last on

Tue 2 Apr 2013 22:50

Broadcast