2011 Academy Award nominee: Best Documentary Feature. He transforms cityscapes around the world into brilliantly subversive works of street art. Some call him a genius—others a criminal. Though his true identity remains a secret, graffiti artist Banksy has become one of pop culture’s greatest icons. Exit Through the Gift Shop follows the attempts of an eccentric L.A. thrift-shop owner to capture the ever-elusive Banksy at work—only to have the mischievous artist turn the camera back on him with hilarious results. Is it all real? Or could this be Banksy’s greatest stunt yet?
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Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: An amusing, engrossing look at underground art, Exit Through the Gift Shop entertains as it deflates the myths and hype surrounding its subjects.
Curious docu about street artists has some strong language.