About the film
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Man Ray : Prophet of the Avant Garde
Release Date: April 09, 1997
|Production Companies||:||Public Broadcasting Service|
Man Ray, the master of experimental and fashion photography was also a painter, a filmmaker, a poet, an essayist, a philosopher, and a leader of American modernism. Known for documenting the cultural elite living in France, Man Ray spent much of his time fighting the formal constraints of the visual arts. Ray’s life and art were always provocative, engaging, and challenging.