A LIFE IN TEN PICTURES - SERIES 2 (2022)
The turbulent life of the Star Wars icon is revealed through intimate photographs.
Due to the success of Star Wars, Carrie Fisher’s image was instantly recognizable around the world. But her private life was turbulent and tragic, involving substance abuse, family problems and mental health issues. A handful of iconic shots and private snaps reveal her extraordinary life. They illustrate the battles and successes of a troubled survivor who was supremely talented. (00:51:02)
Can 10 unique images reveal anything about the hidden character of kung-fu icon Bruce Lee?
He was a cinematic icon who introduced martial arts to the western world and became a globally recognizable figure. But few people knew the real Bruce Lee. In this acclaimed documentary series, ten images, from publicity shots to private snaps, reveals the true character of this action hero who died tragically young. (00:51:16)
The complex, turbulent personality of beloved comedy great Robin Williams is revealed.
Known for his madcap antics and extraordinary comic mind, Robin Williams was a beloved comedy icon. As a stand-up and film actor, he delighted audiences around the world. But his own private life was complicated and tragic. In this insightful biography documentary, ten unique images reveal the true, turbulent character of the comedy great who died far too young. (00:49:56)
The inner life of the extraordinary fashion maverick is revealed through photographs.
Alexander McQueen rose from incredibly humble roots to become the doyen of the fashion world before his tragic, untimely death. Little is truly known about this publicity shy maverick. In this remarkable documentary, ten images are used to illustrate the life and personality of this unique individual. Those who knew him share their stories from his extraordinary life. (00:51:16)
The character and motivations of this iconic global figure are explored via photographs.
He was a political heavyweight, inspirational figure and global icon for the repressed and incarcerated. Nelson Mandela went from activist to political prisoner until finally becoming the leader of his nation and a states man on the world stage. But who was the real Nelson Mandela? This acclaimed biographical documentary attempts to explore the true nature of this extraordinary individual through ten images. (00:51:29)
Can ten unique images help to explain the personality of musical great Ella Fitzgerald?
She was the ‘First Lady of Song’ acclaimed for the incredible clarity of her singing voice and her extraordinary ability to make every song she sang her own. But despite her stature as a musical great, she was notoriously shy and protective of her private life. Can ten unique images, taken at various points in her career, shine any light on the life of Ella Fitzgerald? (00:51:48)