L.A. Woman (2013) HD online
"LA Woman" is musician/performance artist Kate Crash's interactive documentary of multi-generational female leaders in LA's cultural scene, including taped interviews with over 20 artists, gallerists, and arts administrators, including post-modern choreographer/dancer Simone Forti, performance artist Barbara T. Smith, artist and publisher Susanna B. Dakin, filmmaker/actor/poet S. Pearl Sharp, conceptual artist and legal mediator Dorit Cypris, artist and social entrepreneur Valerie Valazquez, and others. The evolution of the documentary film, into a more infotainment-based vehicle, disrupts the intrinsically educational value of the art form. LA WOMAN attempts to inject the least amount of editorial 'spin', and to present as visual/oral history, portraits of the interviewees in the least modified way, resulting in an introductory data-base of preliminary information, on these impressive woman, their lives, and their works. Through understanding the multi-generational lineage and how ...
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