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Women on the Verge Fall 1990

In this issue, we take a look at female documentary filmmakers that history ignored.

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  • A closeup of an owl's eye.

    Marking Time: Chris Marker and The Owl's Legacy

    In his 1958 film Lettre de Siberie Chris Marker...
  • Frances Flaherty (left) and husband Robert during filming of Louisiana Story

    Women on the Verge: Pioneer Documentary Filmmakers that History Ignored

    Several years back, Lee Grant, Barbara Kopple and...
  • a statue of a man

    The Unblinking Eye: David Lynch and Mark Frost Chronicle America

    American Chronicles , David Lynch and Mark Frost'...
  • mocking socialist realism in 'Tractors.'

    State of the Union: Karen Rosenberg on Current Soviet Documentaries

    “It would appear that in the entire history of...
  • Gold Academy Awards glisten as they await to be bestowed.

    Rules of the Game: Entering the Academy Awards

    Every year, when the Oscar nominations for Best...