Observe the Artist JR Across the World in ‘Paper & Glue’ Doc Trailer
by Alex Billington
September 24, 2021
“Can artwork change the world?” An excellent query! Maybe it will probably…? MSNBC Movies and Abramorama have unveiled an official trailer for the documentary movie Paper & Glue, the most recent characteristic directed by and concerning the artist greatest often called JR. From the Oscar-nominated director of Faces Locations comes a thought-provoking documentary that portrays social realities by means of huge, visionary artwork installations. Paper & Glue follows acclaimed French photographer JR around the globe as he builds a few of his most monumental tasks and conjures up new views that unite communities by means of his awe-inspiring work. For those who first discovered about JR and his artwork tasks watching the beautiful Faces Locations movie with Agnes Varda, this doc takes us again by means of his total life and profession – beginning out in illicit graffiti movies captured on Paris rooftops at night time, to his adventures around the globe putting in pasted paper in iconic locations. This seems to be implausible! A should watch.
This is the official trailer (+ poster) for JR’s documentary Paper & Glue, direct from YouTube:
In Paper & Glue, world famend artist “JR” turns the digital camera on his personal work as he builds a few of his most monumental tasks. From early illicit graffiti movies captured on Paris rooftops at night time, to the US-Mexico border, to the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, to his most up-to-date collaboration at a California supermax jail, the movie follows JR as he turns these communities inside out, turning photos of residents into eye-catching and immersive artwork installations. Paper & Glue follows the Oscar-nominated Faces Locations, which was directed by JR together with Agnès Varda. Paper & Glue is once more directed by the acclaimed French artist / filmmaker often called “JR“, director of the doc movies Ladies Are Heroes and Faces Locations beforehand. It is produced by Marc Azoulay, Sara Bernstein, Dallas Brennan, and Justin Wilkes. This primary premiered on the 2021 Tribeca Movie Competition earlier this yr. MSNBC Movies and Abramorama will debut JR’s Paper & Glue in choose US theaters beginning on November twelfth, 2021 this fall. For more information go to the movie’s official web site.