Wednesday, April 14, 2010
Exit Through The Gift Shop
The movie has a seam down the middle but both parts of the story are equally fascinating. We were first curious after hearing about it after friends saw the Sundance screening,bringing Banksy's ever multiplying talents once again to our attention. Then Time Out NY gave it 5 out of 5. A rarity. Go and see it.
Postscript: Shepard Fairey, street artist behind the Andre the Giant and Obama posters, was quoted on Vanity Fair's blog late yesterday stating, “I swear to god that [Mr. Brainwash not a hoax devised by Banksy]." Even well-devised spectacles can be entertaining.