Elliott Erwitt is a legend photographer, worldwide renowned for his photos portraying super stars as Marilyn Monroe, Jackie Kennedy, Sophia Loren…and politicians including the last eleven American presidents, Che Guevara.. He is also known for his reports from all over the world, his role in the Magnum Photos agency and his emblematic pictures shedding light on the violence of the US segregation.

Adriana Lopez Sanfeliu, her assistant and close friend, delivers here an intimate portrait of a man who has seen the world change with his photos capturing poverty, love, injustice and beauty. A highly personal film with a historical and creative angle. 

A film by Adriana Lopez Sanfeliu

French broadcaster: ARTE
Producer: Camera lucida productions
International sales: CPB International