Finding Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier, a seemingly insignificant and highly secretive nanny, took more than 10.000 pictures during her lifetime, which she kept meticulously hidden. Decades later, her work is revealed by pure accident, establishing her as one of the most important street photographers of all time, thanks to her unique depiction of 20th Century America. Taking a breathtaking dive into her work and interviewing the people who thought they knew her, “Finding Vivian Maier” searches for clues about this enigmatic woman, who seems to have emerged from the pages of a mystery novel. Nominated for Best Documentary at the Academy Awards.