The Beales of Grey Gardens, Big Edie and Little Edie take centre stage in That Summer. The film uncovers footage lost for decades shot by Andy Warhol, Peter Beard and the socialite sister of Jackie Onassis, Lee Radziwill.

COMPLETED

Filmmakers: Göran Hugo Olsson
Year: 2017
Runtime: 80 mins
Country: Sweden, USA, Denmark
Format: HD


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STORY 

That Summer centres on the film project Peter Beard initiated together with Lee Radziwill about her relatives, the Beales of Grey Gardens. Lost for decades, this extraordinary footage re-emerges in the documentary that focuses on Peter Beard and his family of friends who formed a vibrant and profoundly influential creative community in Montauk in the 1970s. Featuring Peter Beard, Lee Radziwill, Edith Ewing Bouvier Beale, Edith Bouvier Beale (Little Edie and Big Edie), Andy Warhol.


PRESS

"This film is a startling, even sensational event." ★★★★★ - The Guardian 

★★★★★ - Financial Times

"Always fun and it was always surprising" ★★★★ - The Independent

★★★★ - Time Out

"Like Grey Gardens, the new film works its magic through its startling mixture of decay and splendour " - The Independent  

"Masterful" - The Hollywood Reporter

 

FESTIVALS

Telluride Film Festival 2017

Berlin International Film Festival Panorama 2018

CPH:DOX 2018

Sydney International Film Festival 2018

Melbourne International Film Festival 2018

Goteborg Film Festival 2018

Tempo Film Festival 2018

Indie Lisboa 2018

It’s All True 2018

Beat Film Festival 2018

Jeonju International Film Festival 2018

Biografilm Festival 2018