Kirk

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The Art of Life
Throckmorton Theatre Sun, Oct 5, 2014 4:00 PM
This trio of shorts delves into the lives and decades-long careers of three brilliant Bay Area artists: sculptor Jerome Kirk, metal artist Victor Ries, and painter Wilma Daubenspeck Cliff.
The Art of Life
Rafael 2 Mon, Oct 6, 2014 6:15 PM
This trio of shorts delves into the lives and decades-long careers of three brilliant Bay Area artists: sculptor Jerome Kirk, metal artist Victor Ries, and painter Wilma Daubenspeck Cliff.
Film Info
Country:US
Running Time:31
Director:Ashley James

Description

Kirk is a gorgeously filmed investigation into a lifetime of passion and commitment, from Jerome Kirk’s humble beginnings in Detroit to his present-day studio in Oakland.

Additional Information


Bay Area-based Director & Cinematographer Ashley James has credits on over 100 documentary films, including the 2012 Oscar-nominated film, “The Barber of Birmingham.” He is co-founder (with Kathryn Golden) of Searchlight Films, a Berkeley-based production company. His awards include the Prix Bartok Award at the Bilan du Film Ethnographique (France); the “Izzy” Award for special achievement in dance film; the AFI Independent Filmmaker award; three CINE Golden Eagles; two Telly statues and three Pegasus awards for excellence in television programming. James is a former governor at the No. California Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences