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30 Jan – 9 Feb 2025

Richard Beymer

Golden Globe-nominated actor and filmmaker Richard BEYMER (1938, USA) is known for his roles starring in West Side Story (1961), The Diary of Anne Frank (1959) and Twin Peaks (1990-91, 2017). He started acting from a young age, before taking a break and turning to filmmaking in 1973 with The Innerview, selected for IFFR 2023. The film won the Josef von Sternberg award at the 1974 Mannheim-Heidelberg International Film Festival. His focus on making documentaries grew in his later years, with The Passing of a Saint (2010) and Behind the Red Curtain (2017).


(selection) A Regular Bouquet: A Feeling of the Mississippi Summer Project (1964, short doc), The Innerview (1973), The Passing of a Saint (2010, doc), It’s a Beautiful World (2014, doc), Richard Beymer’s Before the Big Bang (2016, doc), I Had Bad Milk in Dehradun (2017, short doc), Behind the Red Curtain (2017, short doc)

Richard Beymer op IFFR

  • The Innerview

    Ondefinieerbare niet-narratieve, ideeënrijke, documentaire-found-footage-essay-montage-stream-of-conscious-collage.

    • Cinema Regained