- 1h 18min
- Directed by: Lizzie Borden
This film is not currently showing in cinemas.
A series of retrospective events celebrating avant-garde and feminist filmmaking in the 1970s. Collaboration and collectivism in the 1970s – a special retrospective screening.
First screened at EIFF in 1976, Borden’s multi-layered film within a film is the highlight of this year’s retrospective focus on the 1970s. It follows the activities of a women’s group, whose political ideals are unraveled and questioned throughout the process of collaboration. The film’s self-reflexive techniques keep the viewer guessing about the relationship between the real and the staged, dismantling the objective foundations of the documentary form. A powerful and rarely seen classic of feminist filmmaking.
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