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Exit Through the Gift Shop (24-Jan-2010)

Director: Banksy

Keywords: Documentary

Banksy-created documentary details a French shopkeeper's attempts to locate the elusive graffiti art icon.

Billed as "the world's first street art disaster movie", Exit Through the Gift Shop follows eccentric French shopkeeper Thierry Guetta -- otherwise known as "Mr. Brainwash" -- as he endeavors to track down and form a personal connection with renegade street artist Banksy, running into a number of expected enigmatic quandaries along the way. Though Banksy himself has claimed the film to be a true-life documentary, numerous critics and observers have argued over its authenticity.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
c. 1977   Graffiti stenciler
Shepard Fairey
15-Feb-1970   Andre the Giant Has A Posse
Rhys Ifans
22-Jul-1968   Notting Hill
Jay Leno
Talk Show Host
28-Apr-1950   The Tonight Show


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