March 21, 2011
Gerhard Steidl has spent the last 40 years printing and publishing books. His legendary, unconditional obsession with his trade has led him to become the publisher of choice for an A list of artists that include Martin Parr, Ed Ruscha, Robert Adams, Jeff Wall and Robert Frank among others. Gereon Wetzel and Joerg Adolph spent a year following the meister and his schedule. Their resulting film: ‘How to Make a Book with Steidl’ is a gem of a document.