Steve McQueen at IFFR
Over a short period of time, Steve MCQUEEN (1969, UK) has become one of the most important British artists and filmmakers. His art has been acquired by major institutions, including the Guggenheim, the Tate and Centre Pompidou. His first feature, Hunger, on the 1981 hunger strike of IRA member Bobby Sands, won him the Caméra d'Or at the 2008 Cannes film festival. Shame is his second feature. McQueen works and lives in Amsterdam and London.
Hunger (2008), Shame (2011)