• Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Jack Hazan
  • Writer: Jack Hazan, David Mingay
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When David Hockney's beautiful lover, Peter Schlesinger, breaks up with him, it leaves David a complete emotional wreck. An artist, he suddenly finds himself unable to create anything, and is awash in depression and loneliness. After a time, David is able to find inspiration in his backyard swimming pool, and he begins a portrait of it. This unique docudrama presents a semi-fictionalized account of the story behind one of Hockney's most popular paintings.
  • Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Jack Hazan
  • Writer: Jack Hazan, David Mingay

  • David Hockney
    Peter Schlesinger
    Ossie Clark
    Celia Birtwell
    Mo Mcdermott
    Henry Geldzahler

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  • (1973)

  • Documentary
  • Rated:
  • Director: Jack Hazan
  • Writer: Jack Hazan, David Mingay
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Synopsis

When David Hockney's beautiful lover, Peter Schlesinger, breaks up with him, it leaves David a complete emotional wreck. An artist, he suddenly finds himself unable to create anything, and is awash in depression and loneliness. After a time, David is able to find inspiration in his backyard swimming pool, and he begins a portrait of it. This unique docudrama presents a semi-fictionalized account of the story behind one of Hockney's most popular paintings.

Starring
  • David Hockney
    Peter Schlesinger
    Ossie Clark
    Celia Birtwell
    Mo Mcdermott
    Henry Geldzahler