Mondriaan in New York

Piet Hoenderdos Short documentary - 1980 - 43 min.

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In October 1940, the painter Piet Mondriaan (62) fled to New York to escape the Germans. Using archive footage, the film provides a picture of his exile. Six people close to Mondriaan talk about his life and work and look at how the radical changes came about in his art from his period, which is not well known in Holland.

Credits

Production Company
Director of Photography
Editing
Jan Willem van der Minne
Mixage
Lukas Boeke
Sound on Set
Lukas Boeke
Production Country
Netherlands