The film portrait of landscape painter Christian Peltenburg-Brechneff shows his life today and looks back on his career and style of arts in the United States, Greece, Switzerland and other parts of the world. Unique moments reveal highlights such as coming home to the Greek isle of Sifnos where the painter has worked for more than 30 years, or his marriage to Tim Lovejoy in Connecticut. Enjoy a wonderful person, his different way of live and his endless devotion to art.
Trailer of the documentaryfilm about landscape painter Christian Peltenburg-Brechneff
We are happy to announce that this film has won the LOS ANGELES MOVIE AWARDS Filmfestival for BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE and the Winner Award for "Best cinematoghraphy in a documentary" at the International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema in London and the Gold Winner Award at Spotlight Documentary Film Festival. and two awards of merit/recognition (Hollywood International Independend Documentary Awards and Accolade Global film competition). Official Selection for Auckland International Film Festival, Chandler International Film Festival and Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards.
The film will be released after spring 17.
There was no script while making this film. Mike interviewed Christian for hours and later in the editing he used this authentic spoken words to create a coherent film. Here you can see a part of such an interview. This visual footage is not part of the film as he used his voice in the OFF.