Ralph Goertz, Institut für Kunstdokumentation und Szenografie, Düsseldorf, DE 2011, 50’, D
Over a period of two years, the Düsseldorf-based art documentary filmmaker Ralph Goertz accompanied Thomas Ruff, a main representative of the so-called Düsseldorf School of Photography, in his studio and on location. The film provides interesting insights into the work and process of the artist. His strictly monologue-like commentaries result in a markedly self-centered impression – which quickly reveals itself as an effective stylistic device for conveying Ruff’s way of thinking and working.
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