Women I Love

Women I Love

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Script: Barbara Hammer
Photography: Barbara Hammer
Editing: Barbara Hammer
Sound: Barbara Hammer
Music: Barbara Hammer
Color: Colour

When the second-wave feminism was reaching climax at the turn of 60's and 70's, documentary representation was of a substantial importance because it was able to connect intimacy with the outside in a credible way, as is also shown in the collective portrait of lovers and friends of Barbara Hammer. The author, refusing the mainstream film aesthetics because of the patriarchal values it reflects, said that her film investigates possible ways of using camera as a personal extension of her own body and personality.

Photo Gallery

Festival edition: 2008
Sections: Genderbridge
Exhibition format: 16 mm


The leitmotif of this year’s edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF will be memory