Annual meeting, Paris, 1988
© Eliott Erwitt / Magnum Photos.
MAGNUM PHOTOS – PORTRAIT OF THE PHOTO AGENCY
Magnum Photos is probably the world's most renowned photo agency. Founded in 1947, Magnum's goal was to allow photographers to work independently by protecting the copyrights to their pictures. The movie looks back at the history of the agency and observes how the photographers cope with the working conditions at the turn of the millennium.
Documentary, 89 | 58 min. (1999)
A RH Film commissioned by SWR/Arte.
Language versions: English, German.