Premiere of 'Isaiah Berlin: Philosopher of Freedom', a new documentary film by Judith Wechsler
Judith Wechsler is an American art historian and film maker. A specialist in 19th century French art, her scholarship has informed her film making. In recent years she has turned her attention to subjects that illuminate the history of ideas in early 20th century Europe, as exemplified by her latest work, on Isaiah Berlin. Find out more about Judith here.
The premiere of Isaiah Berlin: Philosopher of Freedom will take place in the Leonard Wolfson Auditorium of Wolfson College on Wednesday 14 November, 17.15 to 19.00. Judith Wechsler will attend this event, and will speak about making the film, which 'traces the intellectual development of Wolfson’s founding President in the context of his life and times, through archival film and recordings of its subject, as well as interviews with his biographer Michael Ignatieff, his principal editor Henry Hardy, and pianist and writer Alfred Brendel, among others'. Find out more.