Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite
A film about Peter Dean's project to reacreate the Victorian poster that inspired John Lennon | By Nick Esdaile & Joe Fellows: 'Make Productions'
A Pablo Fanque circus poster inspired John Lennon to write 'Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite' for the Beatles album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. Using the traditional methods of wood engraving and letterpress printing, Peter Dean and his team of experts bring the lost poster back to life.
Museum Franz Gertsch exhibits Seeing Through the Light 25 June – 4 September 2022