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Delphinium, a Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman
Delphinium, a Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman

Delphinium, a Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman 2010

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Delphinium, a Childhood Portrait of Derek Jarman 2010 PG

12 mins USA Director. Matthew Mishory

Delphinium is a stylized and lyrical coming-of-age portrait of Derek Jarman’s artistic, sexual, and political awakening in post-War England. Part biographical narrative, part experimental collage, part personal meditation on the most controversial and important modern British artist and activist, the film finds in Jarman’s childhood the stirrings of creative and individual epiphany that inspired a remarkable life.

Directed by Matthew Mishory and featuring a lush score by Arban and Steven Severin of Siouxsie and the Banshees, Delphinium was shot in part at Jarman's own Prospect Cottage in Dungeness. It features a special appearance by Keith Collins.

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Directed by

Matthew Mishory

Featuring

Kevin Collins

Jeremiah Dupre

Samuel Garfield

Genres

Biographical

Tags

Derek Jarman (1942-1994)

Collection

Derek Jarman Behind the Camera

Certificate

PG

Released

2010

Country

USA

Language

English

Production company

Iconoclastic Features, LLC

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