Exit Through the Gift Shop

Exit Through the Gift Shop (2010)

79exit-through-the-gift-shopThis documentary by street artist Banksy follows Thierry Guetta as he evolves from obsessive videographer to artistic sell-out. The film captivates by gradually unfurling its subject’s transformation in a way that feels natural, mimics the unpredictibility of life, and at the same time illustrates the pitfalls of confusing art with the trappings of popularity.

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