Exhibition on Screen: Frida Kahlo
Directed by Ali Ray
November 30, 2020 – January 3, 2021
“A truly immersive experience for fans of the artist.”—Beck Oakes, The Independent
Take a journey through the life of a true icon, Frida Kahlo, to discover her art, and uncover the truth behind her often turbulent life. Filmed extensively at Kahlo’s home La Casa Azul (The Blue House) in Mexico City, this documentary was created in collaboration with experts who knew Kahlo and those who have studies and curated her work.
Making use of the latest technology to deliver previously unimaginable quality, the film takes an in-depth look at key works throughout her career. Using letters Kahlo wrote to guide us, this definitive film reveals her deepest emotions and unlocks the secrets and symbolism contained within her art.
Exhibition on Screen’s trademark combination on interviews, commentary, and detailed exploration of art delivers a treasure trove of color and a feast of vibrancy. This personal and intimate film offers unparalleled access to her works, and highlights the source of her feverish creativity, her resilience, and her unmatched passion for life, politics, and love.
Delving deeper than any film has done before, engaging with world-renowned Kahlo experts allows one to discover the real Frida Kahlo. 2020, U.K./Mexico, 90 minutes. Recommended for 15+.