Must watch film: Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child

Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child is a 2010 documentary film directed by Tamara Davis which chronicles the life and times of iconic american creative artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. The documentary features intimate footage that Tamara captured of Jean-Michel Basquiat when they met in 1985. The documentary was originally 20 minutes long only featuring 20 minutes footage shot by Tamara. Tamara turned the documentary into a feature length project by including interviews by Julian Schnabel, Larry Gagosian and Fab Five Freddy.

“I don't think about art when I'm working. I try to think about life.”

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Words by Kwame

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