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Hopper: An American Love Story

November 6, 2022 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Hopper: An American Love Story
Directed by Phil Grabsky


$12 / $8 Speed members

Edward Hopper’s work is the most recognizable art in America – popular, praised, and mysterious. Countless painters, photographers, filmmakers, and musicians have been influenced by his art – but who was he, and how did a struggling illustrator create such a bounty of notable work?

This new film takes a deep look into Hopper’s art, his life, and his relationships.

From his early career as an illustrator; his wife giving up her own promising art career to be his manager; his critical and commercial acclaim; and in his own words – this film explores the enigmatic personality behind the brush.

Combined with expert interviews, diaries, and a startling visual reflection of American life, Hopper brings to life America’s arguably most influential artist.

Released to coincide with the major Hopper exhibition Edward Hopper’s New York at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.  2022, U.K., DCP, 90 minutes. Recommended for 12+.


November 6, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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