Manhatta documents the look of early 20th-century Manhattan. With the city as subject, the film consists of 65 shots sequenced in a loose non-narrative structure, beginning with the Staten Island ferry approaching Manhattan and ending with a sunset view from a skyscraper.


  • projection time:
    10 min.
  • country/year:
    / 1921
  • director:
    Paul Strand, Charles Sheeler
  • pictures:
    Paul Strand, Charles Sheeler

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