Northwestern University professor Pamela Bannos’s new book, Vivian Maier: A Photographer’s Life and Afterlife, takes on the myth of the now-famous street photographer.
A drama about a gifted child and a documentary on The Anarchist Cookbook ponder the perils of learning.
The Chicago native interviewed William Powell for American Anarchist, a probing documentary that screens at the Chicago International Film Festival this weekend.
The cocreator and narrator of the hit documentary embarks on his next project.
John Maloof and Jeffrey Goldstein turned their caches of negatives by posthumously famed street photographer Vivian Maier into full-time jobs. Now the government wants in.
Vivian Maier is the subject of an ever-growing number of exhibits and studies. Does the legend do her justice?
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue