From his breathtaking performance in Brokeback Mountain to his unforgettable and career defining turn as The Joker in The Dark Knight, Heath Ledger proved his talent on the screen but who was the man behind the legend?
I Am Heath Ledger, is a captivating, compelling portrait of a unique man — an Oscar® winner who transcended the silver screen. The documentary arrives in the UK for the first time on DVD, Blu-ray and digital on 22 January 2018 and we have 25 copies up for grabs courtesy of Dazzler Media.
I Am Heath Ledger showcases a combination of originally filmed interviews paired with archival footage, iconic photographs, home movies and family snapshots. Serving as threads to connect his ever-changing roles and the circumstances of the artist’s life are music videos Ledger directed, bringing to life his passion for creativity.
This fascinating feature documentary depicts an extremely gifted and versatile artist whose talents span a broad array of mediums including acting, producing, directing, screenwriting, photography, painting, poetry, and music. Chief among his greatest allures was his rejection of the trappings and attention of Hollywood along with his attempt to live an ordinary artist’s life.
I Am Heath Ledger shows the man behind the legend of a true cultural icon.