Andy Goldsworthy - Rivers and Tides (Special Two-Disc Collector's Edition)
In the timeless tradition of Koyaanisqatsi and Baraka, the theatrical phenomenon RIVERS AND TIDES depicts the magical relationship between art and nature while painting a visually intoxicating portrait of famed artist Andy Goldsworthy. Gorgeously shot and masterfully edited the film follows Goldsworthy all over the world as he demonstrates his unique creative process, constructing painstakingly intricate masterpieces made entirely of materials found in Mother Nature. Award-winning filmmaker Thomas Riedelsheimer serenely captures Goldsworthy in the midst of creating his trademark ephemera on-camera. What results is a mesmerizing cinematic experience that helps us to appreciate nature in new and enchanting ways.
*The original theatrical film Andy Goldsworthy: Rivers and Tides: Working With Time
*7 short films including Storm King Wall, Leaf Horn, and Ice Arch among others
*Snowballs In Summer: A fascinating new film about Andy Goldsworthy’s largest and most ambitious work to-date, in which 13 giant snowballs each concealing an assortment of materials were mysteriously left on the streets of London.
*An exclusive new interview with Director Thomas Riedelsheimer
COMPANION BOOK: Enclosed is a fully illustrated guide featuring stills of Andy Goldsworthy creating his artwork and on-site documentation of the making of this extraordinary film.
Color, 2 discs, Approx. 2hrs, 35 minutes plus extras.
Release Date: October 24, 2006.