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Francis Bacon: Paintings 1944-1962
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Francis Bacon: Paintings 1944-1962 1963

11 mins United Kingdom Director. David Thompson

David Thompson’s wordless film from 1963 presents a montage of images from Bacon’s major mid-period works, edited together by film historian Kevin Brownlow and accompanied by an aggressive orchestral score by Elisabeth Lutyens.

Directed by

David Thompson

Genres

Documentary

Collection

John Akomfrah Selects The Arts on Film

Released

1963

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Production company

Samaritan Films

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