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Annie Leibovitz, Andy Serkis, David Bomberg

Celebrated photographer Annie Leibovitz on her recent work, actor Andy Serkis on his directorial debut Breathe, and artist David Bomberg examined by critic Richard Cork.

Annie Leibovitz looks back at her career of nearly 50 years, in which she's photographed many of the world's leaders, celebrities and the Royal Family. With the publication of her book Annie Leibovitz Portraits 2005-2016 she reflects on the turbulent decade and how that has informed her more recent work.

Andy Serkis discusses his directorial debut, Breathe, the true story of Robin Cavendish. At 28, Cavendish was paralysed from the neck down after contracting polio. With his wife Diana, he went on to revolutionise what was possible for many severely disabled people.

David Bomberg was one of the great artists of the 20th century. 60 years on from the artist's death and as a new exhibition of his work opens at the Pallant House Gallery in Chichester, Richard Cork explains Bomberg's significance.

Presenter: Kirsty Lang
Producer: Sarah Johnson.

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30 minutes

Chapters

  • Annie Leibovitz

    Duration: 11:12

  • Breathe

    Duration: 08:05

  • David Bomberg

    Duration: 05:58

Annie Leibowitz

Annie Leibowitz

Main image: Annie Leibowitz, 2012

Image credit: (c) Annie Leibowitz

Smaller image to the left: Kirsty Lang and Annie Leibowitz

 

 

Andy Serkis - Breathe

Andy Serkis - Breathe
Claire Foy and Andy Serkis

Breathe is in cinemas nationwide, cert 12A

David Bomberg

David Bomberg
David Bomberg, Ju-Jitsu, c.1913, Tate © Tate, London 2017

A review of the life and career of David Bomberg is at Pallant House, Chichester until 4 Feb

David Bomberg

David Bomberg
David Bomberg, Ronda Bridge, 1935, Pallant House Gallery © The Estate of David Bomberg

A review of the life and career of David Bomberg is at Pallant House, Chichester until 4 Feb



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Role Contributor
Presenter Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest Annie Leibovitz
Interviewed Guest Andy Serkis
Producer Sarah Johnson

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