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Inspiration Information: Documentaries on Art and Design

Mike Sean

Mike Sean 127 films 23 1 Edit

Documentary titles that profile painters, illustrators, designers, and others involved in the art world.
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Depth of Field: Documentaries…

  • The Imposter
  • Shut Up Little Man! An Audio Misadventure
  • Searching for Sugar Man
  • Helvetica
  • Super Size Me
  • Poker Night
  • Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films
  • The Raid 2
  • Dead Man
  • White Bird in a Blizzard

The 2015 Project

Try to beat last year's total of 452 and watch 500 (at least) new movies in 2015.

  • Mulan
  • Annie Hall
  • Thor
  • The Grand Budapest Hotel
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

All Films Watched in 2015

Every film I saw in 2015, new or old, first time or a repeat viewing, in theaters or at home.…

  • The Pirate Bay: Away From Keyboard
  • 6 Days to Air: The Making of South Park
  • American: The Bill Hicks Story
  • Arduino The Documentary
  • Art & Copy
  • Birdman
  • Gone Girl
  • Interstellar
  • The Wolf of Wall Street
  • Pulp Fiction
  • (500) Days of Summer
  • 30 Minutes or Less
  • 50/50
  • A Dangerous Method
  • A Knight's Tale
  • Helvetica
  • Linotype: The Film
  • Beautiful Losers
  • Sign Painters
  • Art & Copy
  • Adrian Frutiger: The Man of Black and White
  • Adrian Frutiger: Typeface Designer
  • Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq
  • Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry
  • Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case
  • Cidade Cinza
  • Milton Glaser: To Inform & Delight
  • Why Man Creates
  • Beauty Is Embarrassing
  • Fifi Howls from Happiness

100 Films for Artists and Designers

Architecture, graffiti, pottery, industrial design, typography, painting, branding, photography, and a bit of dance for good measure.

It's a good…

  • The Invisible War
  • Guys and Dolls
  • Catfish
  • This Film Is Not Yet Rated
  • Bobby Fischer Against the World
  • My Kid Could Paint That
  • Hoop Dreams
  • PressPausePlay
  • The Arbor
  • Bill Cunningham New York