An audio recording of Stock talking about the photographs is also on the site in the? Stock, who had met Dean at a Hollywood party in Januaryasked him to be the subject of a photo essay.
TIME may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. James Dean in Manhattan, visiting some of the places he knew when he as a student, New York City, Review Finder.
The first part of the assignment involved taking Dean back to his home town of Fairmount, Indiana. The ups and downs of their relationship lie at the heart of a new film, Life, directed by Anton Corbijn, and starring Dane DeHaan and Robert Pattinson.
It is currently out of print, but available albeit expensively from www. However, one of the shots was perfectly composed, with Dean placed against a clearer background and roughly one third of the way across the frame. Less than six months later, mere weeks before the release of Rebel Without a Cause, the phenomenally talented, category-defying actor would be dead—and would pass into legend.
We all looked like we were a little bit in pain, a bit menacing. The rest of the assignment included images of Dean in New York, then in rehearsal and on film sets in California.
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James Dean in the driveway to the farm owned by his uncle, Marcus Winslow in Fairmount, Indiana, Corbijn, a successful photographer himself, is well placed to handle the subtle nuances of the photographer-subject dynamic.