The Making of Becoming Cary Grant
Watershed, 1 Canon’s Rd, Bristol BS1 5TX
Saturday 16 July 2016, 14:00

An exclusive sneak preview of work in progress extracts from Becoming Cary Grant, a forthcoming biographical documentary about Cary Grant. The documentary takes a first person approach and includes rare home movie footage giving an unique insight into Grant’s life. Grant’s unexpectedly good camerawork reveals much about the way in which he saw the world around him.

Mark-Kidel-BW1Director Mark Kidel will talk about the process of making the documentary and the creative challenges of directing this new perspective on Archie Leach’s incredible journey to becoming Cary Grant.

Kidel is a documentary filmmaker and writer who lives in Bristol, England. His award-winning films include portraits of Elvis Costello, Boy George, Ravi Shankar, Rod Stewart, Derek Jarman and Bristol-born Tricky.