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Where the Universe Sings: The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris
October 2, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm$15
Toronto’s White Pine Pictures presents the World Premiere of Where the Universe Sings: The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris, Oct. 2 & 4 as part of the 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival.
This visually stunning documentary examines the life and art of Group of Seven Painter, Lawren Harris, whose iconic canvases of Canada’s landscape sell for millions. Interviews with Harris experts including actor/comedian Steve Martin, and Harris’ grandchildren, reveal the man behind the artist. Over 130 of the artist’s gorgeous works are showcased along with the breathtaking cross-country vistas that inspired him.
Featuring never-before-seen photos & 8mm family films, this intimate cinematic portrait includes narration drawn from Harris’ own personal papers, articles and letters to fellow painters A.Y. Jackson and Emily Carr. Discover a celebrated artistic pioneer & relentless soul-searcher, who continues to excite and inspire.