Joris Ivens

Nov 18, 1898


Dutch filmmaker Joris Ivens is among the most influential and prolific of documentary makers. The grandson of a Dutch photography pioneer and the son of the owner of CAPI, a photography equipment company, Ivens (born Georg Henri Anton Ivens) made his first film, an American-style western, Flaming Arrow at age 13. In 1917, Ivens attended the Rotterdam… More

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