6.4/10
88
15 critic

Burden (2016)

Not Rated | | Documentary, Biography | 5 May 2017 (USA)
Trailer
2:15 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $3.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

A probing portrait of Chris Burden, an artist who took creative expression to the limits and risked his life in the name of art.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The trial between Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media pitted privacy rights against freedom of the press, and raised important questions about how big money can silence media. This film is an ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Knappenberger
Stars: Nick Denton, Hulk Hogan, Donald J. Trump
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A documentary exploring the life and career of notorious Republican dirty trickster and longtime Trump advisor, Roger Stone, who helped create the real-estate mogul's political career.

Directors: Dylan Bank, Daniel DiMauro, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Roger Stone, Donald J. Trump, Paul Manafort
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Artist and filmmaker David Lynch discusses his early life and the events that shaped his outlook on art and the creative process.

Directors: Jon Nguyen, Rick Barnes, and 1 more credit »
Stars: David Lynch
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The unsolved death of six-year-old American beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey remains the world's most sensational child murder case. Over 15 months, responses, reflections and performances were... See full summary »

Director: Kitty Green
Stars: Hannah Cagwin, Aeona Cruz, Liv Bagley
Documentary | Biography
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

An examination of the life and work of the revered and controversial photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.

Directors: Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato
Stars: Nancy Rooney, Harry Mapplethorpe, George Stack
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Aspiring teenage astronauts reveal that a journey to Mars is closer than you think.

Director: Michael Barnett
Stars: Bob Behnken, Alayna Bidlack, Niko Blanks
Risk I (2016)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The story of WikiLeak's editor-in-chief Julian Assange as seen by documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras.

Director: Laura Poitras
Stars: Julian Assange, Sarah Harrison, Jacob Appelbaum
Documentary | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Mysteries abound in the life of John McAfee. He made millions creating antivirus software, then reinvented himself as a yogi, a proponent of herbal medicine, and a serial entrepreneur. He ... See full summary »

Director: Nanette Burstein
Stars: Allison Adonizio, Nanette Burstein, John McAfee
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When the Chinese Communist Party backtracks on its promise of autonomy to Hong Kong, teenager Joshua Wong decides to save his city. Rallying thousands of kids to skip school and occupy the ... See full summary »

Director: Joe Piscatella
Stars: Joshua 'Chi-Fung' Wong
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

If you ever played the game "Snake" on your early model Nokia cellphone, then you're familiar with "Nibbler," the original "snake" game. MAN VS SNAKE tells the story of Tim McVey (the gamer... See full summary »

Directors: Tim Kinzy, Andrew Seklir
Stars: Tim McVey, Dwayne Richard, Enrico Zanetti
Mr. Chibbs (2017)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

"Mr. Chibbs" is an observational feature length documentary that follows NBA All-Star Kenny Anderson, in the midst of a mid life crisis, dealing with drinking issues, attempting to get a ... See full summary »

Director: Jill Campbell
Stars: Kenny Anderson, Natasha Anderson, Nate Archibald
Burden I (2017)
Drama

Klu Klux Klansman, Mike Burden, opens the Redneck Shop and KKK museum in historic Laurens, SC. When Mike subsequently falls in love with a single mom, under her influence, he quits the Klan and is taken in by an African American Reverend.

Director: Andrew Heckler
Stars: Garrett Hedlund, Andrea Riseborough, Forest Whitaker
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Chris Burden ...
Himself (archive footage)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vito Acconci
Larry Bell
Billy Al Benston
Bruce Dunlap
...
Himself (archive footage)
Larry Gagosian
Jonathan Gold ...
Himself
Charles Hill
Robert Irwin
Ed Moses
...
Himself (archive footage)
Edit

Storyline

A probing portrait of Chris Burden, an artist who took creative expression to the limits and risked his life in the name of art.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Beyond the limits. Out of the museum


Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

| | |

Language:

Release Date:

5 May 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Chris Burden: Double Bind  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,231 (USA) (5 May 2017)

Gross:

$18,001 (USA) (19 May 2017)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page