Banksy is a household name, but behind this name hides a multitude of stories, artworks, stunts, political statements and identities, leading to one of the art world’s biggest unanswered questions- who is Banksy? Through the testimonies of those who know him and have worked with him, the film draws an in-depth portrait of this masked Robin Hood and question our relationship to identity. Do we need to know the artist’s name to appreciate the artwork?
Aurélia Rouvier is a French filmmaker specializing in cultural topics. She holds a master’s degree in Art History and attended the École du Louvre in Paris. Since 2017, she co-writes documentaries on art history duets like such as Nadia and Fernand Leger, Niki de Saint-Phalle and Jean Tinguely, Arman and Yves Klein. Banksy Most Wanted is her first feature length documentary. Seamus Haley graduated with a degree in Film Editing in Paris in 2003. He is the co-founder of Ceresa Films, a production company dedicated to producing creative documentaries. Banksy Most Wanted is his first feature length documentary.