Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye
Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Impassioned Eye (2006)

Upon his death in 2004 at the age of 96, peripatetic photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson was mourned as "the father of photojournalism." Though the camera-shy shutterbug was reluctant to offer himself up as a subject, this… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 13, 2006
DVD Release Date: February 14, 2006
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Noel Murray
AV Club

[Director] BŁtler maintains a staid, steady pace, with still more pictures, and still more chatter about the pictures, and nothing challenging said.

Kam Williams
Upstage Magazine

Not a particularly overtly political documentary, yet effective, given that Monsieur Henri was most definitely blessed with an eye for freezing reality via the magic of still photography.

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Walter M.
To its credit, this documentary is not so much interested in the details of the personal life and long career of Henri Cartier-Bresson, photojournalist, but in… More