A Bigger Splash DVD
Starring David Hockney, Peter Schlesinger, Celia Birtwell, Mo McDermott, Henry Geldzahler, Kasmin, Ossie Clark, Betty Freeman
Directed by Jack Hazan
Semi-fictionalised documentary biography of British artist David Hockney in which the painter plays himself.
After a difficult break-up, Hockney is left unable to paint, much to the concern of his friends.
In time he gets back to the canvas, however, painting a swimming pool as the setting for his new work.
The film provides a portrayal of London's art scene and gay culture during the early 1970s.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5035673011379
- Catalogue number: BFIB1137
- Studio: BFI
- Release date: 30/01/2012
- Genre: Documentaries & Biographies
- Colour: Colour