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In Search of Frida Kahlo

Format: 1 x 49
Broadcaster(s):  ITV
Available in HD

Frida Kahlo is one of the most iconic female artists of all time. This film follows one of her biggest fans, international acclaimed musician Emeli Sandé, as she retraces the life behind the legend.

Raw, vibrant and visceral, Kahlo's self-portraits are timelessly seismic in their power. Follow Sandé as she makes a pilgrimage to Mexico, where she pieces together the extraordinary life that inspired Kahlo's unforgettable works. She learns how Frida Kahlo overcame illness, betrayal and a terrible car-crash to establish herself as one of the best known women artists of all time.

During her journey, Emeli visits Frida’s house, her haunts, and explores the astonishing body of her work, meeting both experts and people who actually knew Kahlo. With rare archive footage and exclusive access, this immersive and personal film is a unique look at the life of a colossal artist.



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