Edward Hopper: The Silent Witness (VHS)

Dramatizes the life of American painter Edward Hopper (1882-1967) in his Cape Cod studio. Shows locations that may have inspired the subjects of his paintings including empty cityscapes and country sides, the stark light of Cape Cod, silent hills and houses, and themes of alienation and loneliness.

TRC audience: 
College/Adult
High School (9-12)
Middle School (6-8)
TRC subject: 
20th Century (1900-1945)
20th Century (1946-1999)
Art Ed/Museum Ed
Art of the West
Artist Biography
Picturing America Resource
TRC format: 
Audio-Visual