Earlier this year a documentation about the famous photographer, filmmaker and video artist Anton Corbijn hit the german cinemas. Now the insightful film by Dutch director Klaartje Quirijns will be released on DVD on September 17th (Amazon.co.uk).
You may not have to introduce Anton Corbijn to fans of Depeche Mode. You all know Anton from great music videos, photos and an covers he did for the band. Corbijn works with Depeche Mode for many years and good to hear he also will have his hands on the new album.
But what do you know about Anton? Yes, he worked with lots of famous people like Joy Division, U2, Nirvana, David Bowie, Metallica, Clint Eastwood, The Rolling Stones, R.E.M. and Johnny Cash. But personally?
Klaartje Quirijns did interviews with artists such as Martin Gore, Bono, George Clooney and Corbijn’s family and follows the man himself, to his home, where he grew up, his studio and places of work to reveal his inspiration, his drive and his own demons.