DVD, Digital Release: Cunningham

Digital, DVD Release Date: March 24, 2020
Price: DVD $13.50
Studio: Magnolia

Directed by Alla Covgan, the documentary Cunningham traces the legendary Merce Cunningham’s artistic evolution over three decades of risk and discovery (1944-1972), from his early years as a struggling dancer in postwar New York to his emergence as one of the world’s most visionary choreographers.

The film weaves together Cunningham’s philosophies and stories as it looks at his innovative work. It contains the usual mix of clips, interviews and never-before-seen archival material.

As a bonus feature, the DVD contains the featurette “Anatomy of  Creating “Summerspace.”

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Founder and editor Laurence Lerman saw Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest when he was 13 years old and that’s all it took. He has been writing about film and video for more than a quarter of a century for magazines, anthologies, websites and most recently, Video Business magazine, where he served as the Reviews Editor for 15 years.