Free Art Film Screening: Henri Dauman, Looking Up

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 07/14/2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location
Main Street Arts

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Join us for a free art documentary screening! Exploring both the photographer’s traumatic past and the contrasting vibrancy of the city that would define his work, director Peter Kenneth Jones’s film is a testament to the resilience and perseverance of the man behind the camera.

Watch the Trailer Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEkCH_Yy38c
Director: Peter Kenneth Jones
Total Run Time: 86 minutes
Released in 2020

As one of the preeminent photographers of the 20th century, self-taught Henri Dauman took the international photojournalism scene by storm with his cinematic images that redefined the methods of capturing historical icons. Leaving behind his past as an orphaned Holocaust survivor, Dauman created a new life for himself in New York City, where his timeless style quickly gained momentum amidst high society and celebrity culture. Exploring both the photographer’s traumatic past and the contrasting vibrancy of the city that would define his work, director Peter Kenneth Jones’s film is a testament to the resilience and perseverance of the man behind the camera.

Masks are required to attend this event.

Programming at Main Street Arts is made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

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