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Title The Gates / Director: Ferrera, Antonio
Published Australia : SBS ONE, 2007
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Description 1 streaming video file (1 hr. 34 min. 30 sec.) ; 571997869 bytes
Summary The Gates chronicles the intricate process of completing the 7,503 saffron-coloured gates and fabric panels used in project, The Gates, Central Park, New York City, 1979-2005. The project is a site-specific art installation by artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude. The documentary captures the soaring majesty of the project, along with its impact on thousands of amazed and occasionally sceptical witnesses who flocked to snowy Central Park to experience the art work over the course of 16 days, from the 12th of February, through to the 27th of February 2005. (From the US, in English) (Masterpiece)
Event Broadcast 2010-10-30 at 14:45:00
Notes Classification: PG
Subject Artistic collaboration.
Christo, 1935-.
Conceptual art.
Installations (Art)
Jeanne-Claude, 1935-2009.
Site-specific installations (Art)
New York (State)
Form Streaming video
Author Ferrera, Antonio, director
Maysles, Albert, director
Maysles, David, director
Prinzing, Matthew, director