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iW NEWS | Arthouse Canvases “Painters Painting”

iW NEWS | Arthouse Canvases "Painters Painting"

Worldwide rights (excluding Canada) to art documentaryPainters Painting – The New York School: 1940-1970” by Emile de Antonio have been acquired by Arthouse Films. The film will be released for the first time DVD, and has never aired before on TV in the United States, and is currently being restored and remastered with extra footage and features. Filmswelike will be distributing the film in Canada. “Painters Painting” features a collage of interviews with the luminaries of the New York art scene, many of whom were de Antonio’s close friends. The deal was negotiated by David Koh and Lilly Bright on behalf of Arthouse Films and Curiously Bright Entertainment and Ron Mann of Sphinx Productions on behalf of the Estate of Emile de Antonio. [Brian Brooks]

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