LONDON PORTRAITS - CARL RANDALL
Documentary about Carl Randall's 'London Portraits' - a series of fifteen paintings of people who have contributed to British culture and society. Each sitter was asked to choose a location in London for the background of their portrait. Participants include: Newscaster Jon Snow, Comedienne Jo Brand, Animator Nick Park, Author/Illustrator Raymond Briggs, Novelist David Mitchell, Actress Katie Leung, Illustrator Dave McKean, Poet Benjamin Zephaniah, Movie producer Jeremy Thomas, Film-maker Julien Temple, Poet Simon Armitage, Dancer Akram Khan, Zoologist Desmond Morris, Actress Julie Walters, Actor Sir Antony Sher and Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company Greg Doran. A print display of these paintings is presently at The National Portrait Gallery London.
11:04mins. © Hawkeye Productions 2016.