The Gates

  |  100 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Documentary by Albert Maysles and Antonio Ferrera following the 25-year battle of artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude to gain permission to erect an art installation in New York's Central Park. Consisting of 7,500 arches curtained with orange cloth, the piece was eventually opened by Mayor Bloomberg in February 2005 and stood for 16 days