Francis Bacon. The Brutality of Fact
by Michael Blackwood, USA 1985, 75'
PHOTOGRAPHY: Michael Blackwood   MUSIC: Brian Showell
EDITING: Mike Southon   PRODUCTION: Michael Blackwood Productions, Saarländischer Rundfunk, BBC (Arena)

Schermo dell'Arte - Archivio Film From his studio in Chelsea, Francis Bacon answers questions asked by his friend, the art critic David Sylvester. The film is the result of a recording made of this extraordinary encounter, which took place over three days, and remains a fascinating document on the artistic vision of one of the greatest masters of the second half of the 20th century.

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