Bill Viola The Road to St Paul's (2017)

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Documentary about the American video artist Bill Viola and his wife and collaborator, Kira Perov. The film documents the creation over a period of twelve years of two permanent video installations, ‘Mary’ and ‘Martyrs (Earth, Air, Fire, Water)’ on either side of the High Altar in St Paul’s Cathedral. Viola also reflects on his career, his working relationship with Perov and his creative process.

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