Le photosophe, des instants avec Frank Horvat

France | 2018 | 72 min
French | Subtitles in English
Music: EMAKIO & Alexeï Aiguï
Translation: Peter Leonard
Director: Sandra Wis


Presented in Quebec City at the MNBAQ
Presented with the support of the Ambassade d'Espagne

World Premiere

“A good photo is a miracle!” With this phrase from the great photographer Frank Horvat (1928–) begins a documentary about photography from the unique perspective of an artist who devoted his life to the craft.Through a meeting between the artist and director Sandra Wis, we delve into the philosophy and creative soul of a man with an unwavering passion for his work. This intimate and tender portrait explores the different chapters of his life, putting us behind the lens of an inspired—and inspiring—artist.

This film will also be presented in Montreal on March 24th.


Sandra Wis

Filmography | Souffle d’argile avec l’artiste Philippine Schaefer (2014) ; Des instants avec l’artiste Philippine Schaefer

Screenings playing this movie

Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec - Salle Multi, Pavillon Central
Screening # MNBAQ02
Presented by Ambassade d'Éspagne