Documentary Feature

  • No Holds Barred

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NO HOLDS BARRED – THE LIFE AND ART OF MATTHEW LANYON (1h 06m). Dir – Barbara Santi & Judith Lanyon (UK) Trailer Website1 Website2

No Holds Barred immerses us in the remarkable world of Matthew Lanyon, the late Cornish artist whose reclusive, comedic disposition disguised a fierce dedication to art. He was the second son of Peter Lanyon, the well-known, ground breaking modernist painter who died tragically when Matthew was 13.