Author(s): Andrew Zuckerman
Inspired by the idea that one of the greatest gifts one generation can give to another is the wisdom it has gained from experience, multi-award-winning photographer and filmmaker Andrew Zuckerman has recorded the thoughts and ideas of more than fifty of the world?s most prominent writers, artists, designers, actors, politicians, musicians, and religious and business leaders?all over sixty-five years old. To create profound, honest, and truly revealing portraits of these luminaries, Zuckerman has captured their voices, their physical presence, and the written word. This edition includes three new interviews from Yoko Ono, Jeanne Moreau, and Helmut Jahn. A unique passcode is also included, which will give readers access to online content, including a documentary film and exclusive, behind-the-scenes footage.
Andrew Zuckerman was born in Washington, DC, in 1977 and spent his teenage years shooting local bands for small magazines. He moved to New York to attend the School of Visual Arts before opening his own studio, where he has created award-winning still life and portrait photography. In 2006 he co-founded Late Night & Weekends, which has produced the critically acclaimed films High Falls and the feature documentary Still Bill. His driving mission as a photographer has been to push the medium to its most contemporary application, embracing each successive advance in technology.