In 2004, the art world was abuzz with a new sensation: a four-year-old girl in upstate New York named Marla Olmstead whose abstract paintings were so sophisticated that many felt that a prodigy had just been discovered. Many others saw her work as proof of the "scam" of adult abstract painting (hence the film's title). Then, later, after her paintings… read more!
Movies Directed by Amir Bar-Lev (in alphabetical order)
Compelling documentary that sets the story straight about Pat Tillman, the NFL football star who gave up a lucrative career in order to join the Army (with his brother) and fight in the so-called War on Terror. After Tillman was killed in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense concocted a self-serving story about his "heroic" end, which fell apart months later… read more!