Red Grooms: Sunflower in a Hothouse

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Red Grooms: Sunflower in a Hothouse
Video cover
Directed by Tom Neff
Produced by Executive Producer:
Louise LeQuire
Tom Neff
Madeline Bell
Written by Tom Neff
Louise LeQuire
Starring Red Grooms
Music by Jeffrey Steinberg
Cinematography Tom Neff
Steve Schklair
Mark Pleasant
Edited by Barry Rubinow
Distributed by Direct Cinema
Running time
21 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Red Grooms: Sunflower in a Hothouse is a 1986 short film biography of the Nashville-born artist Red Grooms. It was written by Tom Neff, co-directed by Neff and Louise LeQuire, and produced by Neff and Madeline Bell.[1] The film was funded by the Tennessee State Museum and was nominated for an Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject.


Barbara Haskell, the curator at the Whitney Museum of American Art, offers her insight into Grooms's art pieces and their place within twentieth-century art.




  • CINE: CINE Golden Eagle, Documentary; 1986.



  1. ^ Red Grooms: Sunflower in a Hothouse at the Internet Movie Database.
  2. ^ Who Won When. Short Documentary Oscars winners web site, 2008.

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