William Eggleston Photographer

This 25-minute documentary on William Eggleston American photographer from the 60's and 70's and later, has a sort of dream-like quality, perhaps because Eggleston is speaking with his slow Southern accent and its delivered in almost slow-motion style as he drifts, almost aimlessly through suburbs photographing seemingly uninteresting subjects. When asked what he was photographing he replied "Life Today".  He comments on his life and his work including the exhibition in MOMA.

In a kind of surreal epilogue at the end of the documentary (25 minutes) it starts again, this time in German...

William Eggleston - Photograph: Jason Kempin/WireImage

William Eggleston - Photograph: Jason Kempin/WireImage