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FINDING VIVIAN MAIER: A Well Developed Positive

FINDING VIVIAN MAIER is a fascinating documentary about the discovery of the stunning photography of an almost invisible nanny, Vivian Maier.

For years she nannied for a number of (reasonably wealthy) families. 674 more words

Movies

Finding Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier was one of life’s eccentrics. A nanny who fell a bit short of Mary Poppins’ standards, she kept herself to herself, revealing littleĀ of her past or her passions to those who knew her. 548 more words

Film

Finding Vivian Maier

I am clearly a bit late to the game as today was the last screening at the Barbican. To a packed cinema might I add. Nonetheless, I feel compelled to write my own few words in addition to the litany of raving reviews already out there. 263 more words

Feature

Finding Vivian Maier

I’ve been meaning to do a blog post since I saw this film on Tuesday, but life has gotten in the way as usual! I saw it with my future housemate Liz at the… 290 more words

Photography

Finding Vivian Maier

WHY WOULDN’T YOU SHARE THEM?

~ Posted by Simon Willis, July 21st 2014

In the winter of 2007, a young estate agent called John Maloof was rootling around in some boxes at an auction house in Chicago. 687 more words

Art

Learning from Vivian Maier #6: Share & grow

A closer look on what held Vivian Maier back to publish her posthumously acclaimed street photography work unveils parallels to a very modern dilemma. To be honest, we’ve all become data junkies, aimlessly stacking digital media just as the nanny… 351 more words

Visual Storytelling