The Bottom Line
You read the synopsis for "Andy Goldsworthy Rivers and Tides: Working with Time" and it's almost impossible to imagine the docudrama being as captivating and awe-inspiring as it is. This is one spectacular film, visually stunning with plenty of heart and soul, and very much worthy of all the film festival wins and critical acclaim it's received.
- Surprisingly riveting and incredibly beautiful
- Includes a treasure chest full of extra features
- Seven additional short films
- Gallery of photos
- Biographical info on artist Andy Goldsworthy
- DVD Release Date: September 28, 2004
Guide Review - "Rivers and Tides" DVD Review
"Andy Goldsworthy Rivers and Tides: Working With Time" follows artist Goldsworthy as he creates his masterpieces. The film follows Goldsworthy around the globe as he draws inspiration from nature to sculpt inspirational works of art. Each vignette is devoted to the creation of one piece of art, with Goldsworthy commenting on why he chose particular spots and what it is he sees that moves him to form his unique sculptures.
It's not necessary to be an art critic or even have more than a passing interest in Goldsworthy's art to be moved by this very special film. Besides its powerful beauty, the film provides an intimate look at the artist from a unique perspective.
Pick "Rivers and Tides" up when you're ready to relax and become immersed in the beauty of nature.