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Hidden Master: The Legacy of George Platt Lynes

Available for

Virtual

On-demand

In-person

Available for screenings between

May 17, 2024 - Jan 02, 2030

Available for screenings in

United States of America, Canada

Brought to you by

Greenwich Entertainment

About the film

The life and legacy of pioneering artist George Platt Lynes, who took radically explicit photographs of the male nude. The documentary reveals Lynes’ gifted eye for the male form, his long-term friendships with Gertrude Stein and Alfred Kinsey, and his lasting influence as one of the first openly gay American artists.

Genre

Documentary

Runtime

1h 36m

Released

2023

Director

Sam Shahid

Producer

Sam Shahid, Matthew Kraus, John MacConnell, Nando de Carvalho

Writer

Matthew Kraus, John MacConnell, Sam Shahid

Cast

Gertrude Stein, Alfred Kinsey, George Platt Lynes

Awards & recognition

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2024

Official Selection

Outfest Los Angeles 2023

Official Selection

New Fest 2023 - The New York LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Official Selection

What people are saying

A loving, elegant profile of a remarkable, nearly forgotten artist.

Gary M. Kramer

San Francisco Bay Times

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