April 24th, 2013

samvara: Photo of Modesty Blaise with text "All this and brains as well" (Default)
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 12:15 pm
Photographer RPF starring RDJ and Kidman!

Turning her back on her wealthy, established family, Diane Arbus falls in love with Lionel Sweeney, an enigmatic mentor who introduces Arbus to the marginalized people who help her become one of the most revered photographers of the twentieth century.

This was visually gorgeous and subtle. I was pleasantly surprised. I appreciate it when marginalized people are shown as having rich lives and ongoing relationships. I also like seeing women grow as people.