Shelter: December highlights
This month, the life and legacy of Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, and exploring the question -where do Architects live?
Here are the December highlights for design and architecture streamer, Shelter.
The New Bauhaus
(89 mins) USA 2020 (Available December 6)
An odyssey through the life and legacy of Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, the innovative artist and educator whose pioneering approach to integrating technology into design continues to influence and inspire. An Opening Night Selection for the Architecture & Design Film Festival New York (2019) and Chicago International Film Festival (2019), The New Bauhaus was also selected for the Palm Springs International Film Festival (2020) & the Milan Design Week (2020).
Where Architects Live
(78 mins) Italy 2014 (Available from December 13)
8 architects, 8 houses, 8 stories, 8 paradigms of contemporary living. The diary of an exploration into the houses and private spaces of 8 protagonists of world architecture: Shigeru Ban, Mario Bellini, David Chipperfield, Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas, Zaha Hadid, Marcio Kogan, Daniel Libeskind and Bijoy Jain / Studio Mumbai.
Magical Imperfection: The Life And Architecture Of Raymond Moriyama
(58 mins) Canada 2020 (Available December 20)
Magical Imperfection tells the inspirational story of world-renowned Canadian architect Raymond Moriyama. Imprisoned in his own country during the 1940s because of his race, Ray found the strength to overcome injustice and prejudice on his journey to artistic excellence. His ground-breaking works, including the Ontario Science Centre, the Canadian War Museum and the Canadian Embassy in Tokyo. are used by thousands of people every day, and each building reflects Ray’s unshakable belief in the need for inclusion. Magical Imperfection won the Jury Prize at the Fine Arts Festival, Venice California (2020), was an official selection at the Architecture and Design Film Festival, New York (2020), Cinetekton! International Film Festival (2020), Arquiteturas Film Festival (2020), Commffest Global Community Film Festival (2020), BARQ International Architecture Film Festival (2020), Milan Design Festival (2020), Japanese Canadian Film Festival (2020), FIDBA International Documentary FIlm Festival (2020), and was nominated for the Golden Sheaf Award at the Yorkton Film Festival (2020).
Design Touch: Season 3
(15 x 30 mins) – France 2018 – (Available December 27)
The final season of Design Touch again sees designers, architects and fashion designers take us on tours around their lofts, castles and country houses. See dream homes, guest houses and boutique hotels from all over Europe.