Vivian Maier: Who Took Nanny's Pictures? (2013)

Genres - History, Visual Arts  |   Sub-Genres - Biography  |   Run Time - 70 min.  |   Countries - UK  |  
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Filmmaker Jill Nicholls explores the incredible legacy of amateur photographer Vivian Maier, who achieved posthumous fame when her extensive collection of personal photos was unearthed following her death in 2009. Salvaged from a Chicago storage locker and auctioned off at a bargain, the vivid photographs quickly caught the eyes of art collectors and photography enthusiasts alike thanks to their unique visual poetry. In this film, we get to meet not only the people who knew the enigmatic nanny Maier best, but also the perceptive individuals who recognized the value of her remarkable life's work.