Back to IndieWire

New Frederick Wiseman Documentary ‘National Gallery’ Slated for November Release

New Frederick Wiseman Documentary 'National Gallery' Slated for November Release

Zipporah Films has announced that legendary director Frederick Wiseman’s Cannes Directors’ Fortnight entry “National Gallery” will be released this November. The documentary film gives us a comprehensive look at the London museum that’s been around for almost two centuries.

READ MORE: Review: Frederick Wiseman’s Sprawling ‘At Berkeley’ Is Educational, But Whose Side Is He On?

“National Gallery” explores the significance of the art museum in today’s word, introduces the roles of the staff and public and is essentially a portrait of one our most important existing cultural institutions. Wiseman previously directed documentaries “Boxing Gym,” “Crazy Horse” and most recently “At Berkeley.” 

Zipporah Films will release “National Gallery” on November 5 at the Film Forum in New York. 

Sign Up: Stay on top of the latest breaking film and TV news! Sign up for our Email Newsletters here.

This Article is related to: News and tagged , , , ,

Get The Latest IndieWire Alerts And Newsletters Delivered Directly To Your Inbox