Film About a Woman Who...
Sat 8 Apr 2017, 14:00 - 16:00
- The British Museum, Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3DG
This event is part of the British Academy's Behind The Camera series.
Choreographer and performer Yvonne Rainer uses traditional images of women to portray the inner life of a dissatisfied and angry woman.
Emerging from the New York avant-garde scene, and questioning the relationship between audience and performer, as she had done in her dance works, Rainer's second feature offers a provocative insight into early 1970s feminism.
1974, 90 minutes, Cert. TBC
Curated and introduced by:
Professor Ian Christie FBA, Birkbeck College, University of London.
Presented in collaboration with the British Museum
Ticket price: £3, £2 (Concessions)
Further information on the British Museum's current exhibition can be found here: www.americandreamexhibition.org
Image credit: Film About a Woman Who..., courtesy of Zeitgeist Films