Robert Frank revolutionized photography and independent film. He documented the Beats, Welsh coal miners, Peruvian Indians, The Stones, London bankers, and the Americans. This is the bumpy ride, revealed with unblinking honesty by the reclusive artist himself.
'Fine, impressionistic portrait of a lion in winter... unstintingly stark, rough-hewn beauty.' Newcity
'...a tender testament to the risks and rewards of the creative existence.' Winnipeg Free Press
'...thrilling...the soundtrack teems with songs by Tom Waits, Patti Smith, Charles Mingus, and the Rolling Stones.' NOW Toronto
'Like the work it illuminates, the doc feels formally impeccable yet utterly unstaged, a vivid distillation of a distinct and precious life.' Slant Magazine