Mark Kidel

Set the Piano Stool on Fire (2011)

An intimate account of the relationship between young composer and pianist Kit Armstrong and the world renowned Alfred Brendel, Set the Piano Stool on Fire captures both the creative process and champions the value of teaching and collaboration. Featuring the only ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Kit Armstrong  •  Alfred Brendel

An intimate account of the relationship between young composer and pianist Kit Armstrong and the world renowned Alfred Brendel, Set the Piano Stool on Fire captures both the creative process and champions the value of teaching and collaboration. Featuring the only ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Kit Armstrong  •  Alfred Brendel

A Journey with Peter Sellars (2007)

Follows Peter Sellars around the globe to reveal his inner life as an artistic visionary. Filming over two years, Mark Kidel travels a rocky artistic road with one of the world's most controversial theatre directors, Peter Sellars. Focusing on his curatorial duties ...  (more)

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Follows Peter Sellars around the globe to reveal his inner life as an artistic visionary. Filming over two years, Mark Kidel travels a rocky artistic road with one of the world's most controversial theatre directors, Peter Sellars. Focusing on his curatorial duties ...  (more)

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Paris Brothel (2003)

From the early 19th century 1946 Paris had many brothels that were tolerated and controlled by the state. These were sometimes rough places but more often were housed in richly designed buildings and serviced a clientèle from all walks of life. This documentary ...  (more)

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From the early 19th century 1946 Paris had many brothels that were tolerated and controlled by the state. These were sometimes rough places but more often were housed in richly designed buildings and serviced a clientèle from all walks of life. This documentary ...  (more)

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Becoming Cary Grant (2017)

For the first time one of Hollywood's greatest stars tells his own story, in his own words. From a childhood of poverty to global fame, Cary Grant, the ultimate self-made star, explores his own screen image and what it took to create it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Judy Balaban  •  Mark Glancy

For the first time one of Hollywood's greatest stars tells his own story, in his own words. From a childhood of poverty to global fame, Cary Grant, the ultimate self-made star, explores his own screen image and what it took to create it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Cary Grant  •  Jonathan Pryce  •  Judy Balaban  •  Mark Glancy

Joe Zawinul: A Musical Portrait (2006)

This film by director Mark Kidel about one of the world's leading makers of music programs features an illuminating documentary profile on one of the world's foremost jazz keyboard players and composers, along with an electric performance by the Zawinul Syndicate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Joe Zawinul

This film by director Mark Kidel about one of the world's leading makers of music programs features an illuminating documentary profile on one of the world's foremost jazz keyboard players and composers, along with an electric performance by the Zawinul Syndicate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Joe Zawinul

Derek Jarman: A Portrait (1991)

A BBC Arena profile of the Director from the time of the release of his film, The Garden, featuring interviews with Jarman, his collaborators and friends.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Derek Jarman  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Toyah Willcox  •  John Maybury

A BBC Arena profile of the Director from the time of the release of his film, The Garden, featuring interviews with Jarman, his collaborators and friends.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Kidel
CAST:  Derek Jarman  •  Tilda Swinton  •  Toyah Willcox  •  John Maybury