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Louis Sullivan
The Struggle for American Architecture

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Leah

Very moving documentary... so much that I never knew about this visionary. The original music really helped tell the story.

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Cemal

Highly informative and inspirational. One visionary, one amazing life. I am not an architect but his work moves me with ornaments that feel like the bark of a tree.

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R

so beautifully told and shown, with enough space and quiet to allow the viewer to take in the images, and ideas. thank you for this important film.

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Mark

Thank you. Beautiful work, represents Sullivan very well.

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Aline

Beautiful film. Just enough commentary to tell the story. Many long sequences of camerawork inside and outside his buildings. The viewer is given time to ponder and enjoy.

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Christopher

Fantastic and informative.

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Mark

In his heart, Louis Sullivan wanted to be a poet, so it's no surprise that people around the world have such an emotional reaction to his buildings. When I learned that no one had yet attempted to tell his story on film, although I have never even picked up a camera, I knew I had to do it. ...Read more