Absolute WilsonAbout the Film
ABSOLUTE WILSON chronicles the epic life and creative genius of the world's leading stage director Robert Wilson, intimately revealing for the first time one of the most daring and downright mysterious artists of our era. With humor, verve, and a buoyant pace, filmmaker Katharina Otto-Bernstein followed the restless creator for six years around the world, creating a unique portrait that freely moves between past and present. ABSOLUTE WILSON features candid interviews with the famous artist himself and with an unprecedented array of collaborators, contemporaries and critics; including Philipp Glass, David Byrne, Tom Waits, and the late Susan Sontag.
In partnership with the Watermill Center, founded by Robert Wilson
On Saturday, October 12 at 6:00pm at the Watermill Center, director Katharina Otto-Berstein will be joined by Dr. Frank Hentschker for a conversation about the making of Absolute Wilson.
About the Director
Katharina Otto-Bernstein is a German filmmaker who lives and works in the United States, and is best known as the writer and director of the award-winning documentaries ABSOLUTE WILSON and BEAUTOPIA as well as the author of an intimate memoir of the acclaimed theatre and opera director Robert Wilson.
To watch a trailer of the film click the image below: