After two and a half years of intense filming, editing, and researching, Director Selina Miles will share her story of iconic photographer Martha Cooper on the big screen tonight at the World Premiere of “Martha: A Picture Story”.
A culmination of talents and passion from two great women in the graffiti-Street Art world, the film has been selected to screen in competition at the famed and respected TriBeCa Film Festival in New York City.
In the case of Ms. Cooper, it is a fascinating insight behind the scenes of the life of a person with a determined intellect and uncanny timing. You get a true sense of her focus and passion as she marches above and below the streets and the globe over more than five decades with camera in hand eager to discover and document. Only a director like Miles can tell the story like this, her sixth sense for detail and nuance driving her to the roots of a complex tale, complimented by her savvy ability for precisely timed editing and sound that keeps the viewer on pace for a story that takes many turns.
The first of four screenings (the newest added due to public demand) takes place today at the sold-out premiere.
Click HERE to read our interview with Martha and Selina.
All images here © “Martha: A Picture Story” 2019
Below are the screenings and times:
8:45 PM – THU 4/25Village East Cinema
8:00 PM – FRI 4/26Regal Cinemas Battery Park
9:30 PM – TUE 4/30Village East Cinema
3:45 PM – WED 5/1Village East Cinema
Click HERE to find out if tickets are still available.