Art, Sex And Revolution - The Life And Work Of Tina Modotti

Tina Modotti, '20s film star, spy and famed beauty, is remembered above all for her photographs.

But in her short life, she was a woman who inspired passion on both sides of the lens.

The programme is a vibrant profile of Modotti, recorded on location in Mexico City where she and other notorious artists including Diego Rivera worked to create a post-revolution culture in the 1920s.

Presented by art critic and broadcaster Louisa Buck, principal contributors include literary light in Mexico, Elena Poniatowska.

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Tina Modotti, '20s film star, spy and famed beauty, is remembered above all for her photographs.

But in her short life, she was a woman who inspired passion on both sides of the lens.

The programme is a vibrant profile of Modotti, recorded on location in Mexico City where she and other notorious artists including Diego Rivera worked to create a post-revolution culture in the 1920s.

Presented by art critic and broadcaster Louisa Buck, principal contributors include literary light in Mexico, Elena Poniatowska.