An enjoyable and revelatory mystery historical past of Feminist Artwork, !Ladies Artwork Revolution deftly illuminates this beneath-explored motion thru conversations, observations, archival photos and works of visionary artists, historians, curators and critics. Ranging from its roots in Sixties antiwar and civil rights protests, the movie main points trends in Ladies s Artwork throughout the Seventies and explores how the tenacity and braveness of those pioneering artists led to what’s now broadly thought to be essentially the most important Artwork motion of the overdue twentieth century.
For greater than 40 years, artist and filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson (Teknolust, Strange Culture) has accrued a plethora of interviews together with her contemporaries and formed them into an intimate portrayal in their struggle to wreck down obstacles going through Ladies each within the Artwork global and society at huge. With a rousing ranking by means of Carrie Brownstein (Sleater Kinney, Portlandia), !WAR options Miranda July, The Guerilla Ladies, Yvonne Rainer, Judy Chicago, Marina Abramovic, Yoko Ono, Cindy Sherman, Barbara Kruger, B. Ruby Wealthy, Ingrid Sischy, Carolee Schneemann, Miriam Schapiro, New Museum founder Marcia Tucker and numerous different groundbreaking figures.
DVD SPECIAL FEATURES
– HD switch greater for widescreen viewing
– Further interviews with Lynn Hershman Leeson, comedian artist Spain Rodriguez and philanthropist Elizabeth A. Sackler
– Featurette on RAWWAR, the movie s interactive better half piece
– Theatrical trailers
– English subtitles for the deaf and listening to impaired