Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures released in the UK!

Mapplethorpe: Look at the Pictures was released in the UK last Friday (April 22nd) to rave reviews! 

The film first screened in the UK as part of the BFI Flare festival premiered at BFI Flare in March. Ahead of the release Dogwoof hosted a weeklong series of Q&A events with directors Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato - each one was sold out. 

A selection of reviews below but you can find more and find out how to watch on

'A remarkable achievement' ★★★★ - The Times

'A candid, often shocking documentary portrait of the great photographer Robert Mapplethorpe' ★★★★ - Time Out

'Excellent' ★★★★ - The Independent

'A thoughtful, compelling documentary.' ★★★★ - Express

★★★★ - The Financial Times

★★★★ - Little White Lies

'Pulls no punches' ★★★★ - Nigel M Smith, The Guardian

'Beautiful and clear-eyed documentary' ★★★★ - Owen Gleiberman, BBC