Academy Award winner, Chuck Workman's stylish and definitive documentary about painter Andy Warhol traces his life from Pittsburgh schoolboy to pop art legend, from advertising illustrator to chronicler of the haut monde of New York City. The film includes behind-the-scenes look at "Factory" life and several enigmatic interviews given by Warhol over the years as well as a dazzling array of images from Warhol's art and films. Includes interviews and commentary from David Hockney, Leo Castelli, Roy Lichtenstein, Lou Reed, Dennis Hopper, Viva, Fran Lebowitz and more.
Artist. Filmmaker. Personality. Partygoer. Party-giver. Media manipulator. Andy Warhol was all of these...and more! This fascinating look at one of the 20th century's most famous people includes rare archival footage and interviews with the likes of Sally Kirkland, Dennis Hopper, David Hockney and Liza Minnelli. 87 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; audio commentary; filmographies; production notes.