Film Screenings
Gerhard Richter: Film Program

Gerhard Richter Film Program
© QAGOMA / Gerhard Richter

Films accompanying the exhibition 'The Life of Images'


In conjunction with the comprehensive exhibition Gerhard Richter: The Life of Images, QAGOMA will show two documentaries: Gerhard Richter – Painting and Gerhard Richter: Four Decades. These films will be screened regularly throughout the exhibition period. They will provide greater insight into the artist’s creative process.

Gerhard Richter – Painting
Filmed in 2009, Gerhard Richter – Painting offers a rare glimpse into the practice of one of the world's most significant contemporary artists. It observes Richter in his studio amidst the development of several large abstract paintings. Credits: 2011 | 97 Mins | Germany | Language: German with English Subtitles | Director/Script: Corinna Belz | Producer: Thomas Kufus | Rights: Goethe-Institut.

Gerhard Richter: Four Decades 
Filmed in 2002, Gerhard Richter: Four Decades documents the artist in conversation with MoMA curator Robert Storr on the eve of opening his first major US retrospective of 188 paintings at the museum. Credits: 2002 | 58 Mins | USA | Language: English | Director/Producer: Michael Blackwood | Rights: Michael Blackwood Productions.

For more details about dates and screening times please visit the QAGOMA website.



Cultural Precinct South Bank
4101 Brisbane

Language: German and English, with English Subtitles
Price: Free with Museum Entry
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