Synopsis

Follows Beryl, a 59-year-old factory worker who’s obsessed with drawing and determined to become a hyper-futurist artiste. We also meet her grown son, Colin, a techno geek, her husband, Ifor, now Beryl’s model and muse, and her sister, Beverly, a fanatical narcissist living in LA. Affairs of the Art provides glimpses into Beryl’s, Beverly’s, and Colin’s peculiar childhoods, and we see that obsession is in this family’s DNA.

Director

Joanna Quinn

Country

United Kingdom

Production company

Beryl Productions International, National Film Board of Canada

Screenplay

Les Mills