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Biography Documentary 20201h 43mOn: Hoopla Kanopy Country: Finland

This captivating exploration of Alvar Aalto, the defining figure in Scandic design and one of Europe's greatest modern architects, focuses on his remarkable and loving partnership with wife, Aino. Theirs was a profoundly humanist vision that put people at the centre of design, and ranged from work in furniture design through to huge architectural projects. They mixed with, and influenced, major figures of modernist art and design including Le Corbusier, Gropius, Moholy-Nagy, and Frank Lloyd Wright. Come on a cinematic tour of their iconic buildings all over the world, from a library in Russia, a student dormitory at MIT, an art collector's private house near Paris, to a pavilion in Venice. Narrated by experts in the field and featuring never before seen archive footage, Aalto tells the love story of an extraordinary couple with a great passion for human scale architecture.Aalto featuring Alvar Aalto and Aino Aalto is streaming with subscription on Hoopla, streaming with subscription on Kanopy, and available for rent or purchase on VUDU. It's a biography and documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (580 votes).

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#60,448 Ranked Movie

#1588 Ranked in Biography Movies

#2403 Ranked in Movies on Hoopla

#4205 Ranked in Movies on Kanopy

Aalto has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (580 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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