Profile of Photographer Larry TowellStreaming Video - 2008
A giant in the world of documentary photography, Larry Towell has garnered several top-level honors, including the 2005 Priz Nadar and the first Henri Cartier-Bresson Award. This program follows Towell as he uses his camera to confront foreboding landscapes and shed light on struggling communities-drawing parallels between the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border. Towell also reflects on the creative process, offers insight into the photojournalist's trade, and describes his experiences as an eyewitness to the 9/11 attack on New York City. His thoughtful commentary accompanies numerous examples of his work.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (53 min.) :,sd., col., digital file
Alternative Title: Profile of photographer Larry Towell