Overview

Vivian Maier's photos were seemingly destined for obscurity, lost among the clutter of the countless objects she'd collected throughout her life. Instead these images have shaken the world of street photography and irrevocably changed the life of the man who brought them to the public eye. This film brings to life the interesting turns and travails of the improbable saga of John Maloof's discovery of Vivian Maier, unravelling this mysterious tale through her documentary films, photographs, odd collections and personal accounts from the people that knew her. What started as a blog to show her work quickly became a viral sensation in the photography world. Photos destined for the trash heap now line gallery exhibitions, a forthcoming book and this documentary film.

  1. John Maloof

    Director

  2. Charlie Siskel

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Vivian Maier

    Herself (archive footage)

  2. John Maloof

    Himself - Narrator

  3. Daniel Arnaud

    Himself - Interview Subject

  4. Simon Amédé

    Himself - Interview Subject

  5. Maren Baylaender

    Herself - Interview Subject

Full Cast & Crew

Finding Vivian Maier
Finding Vivian Maier

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Status Released

Release Information

  • November 17, 2013
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • March 28, 2014
    NR
    Theatrical

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    No rating information.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 23m

Budget -

Revenue $1,503,616.00

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