Margy Kinmonth's film looks for L.S. Lowry mostly through the eyes of his admirers, who include me. Early on, she asked me to present and narrate the film: I said I was neither expert enough nor objective enough to do either. Read More

Looking For Lowry received its world television premiere on the ITV Network on Sunday 24 April at 22.15.


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Looking For Lowry | Ian McKellen

Ian McKellen explores the life and work of the much-loved British artist LS Lowry in a major new documentary, along with Noel Gallagher and Dame Paula Rego. The programme illuminates Lowry's extraordinary vision, and includes interviews with those who knew him and others who have been inspired by his unique observations of Britain, together with an examination of his powerful artistic legacy in our post-industrial age. With contributions from Carol Ann Lowry, Jeffrey Archer, Andrew Kalman, Sally Kalman, Ben Timperley and Gillian Lynne. 

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Ian McKellen, Noel Gallagher, Dame Paula Rego and others explore the world and work of LS Lowry in LOOKING FOR LOWRY directed by Margy Kinmonth which receives its world television premiere on the ITV Network on Sunday 24 April at 22.15.

Produced & Directed by MARGY KINMONTH

Executive Producer MAUREEN MURRAY.

For more information about LS Lowry visit www.TheLowry.com

Ian McKellen with The Cripples by LS Lowry

Looking for LS Lowry

Looking for LS Lowry

With director Margy Kinmonth

Photos by Louise Read