Lynne Sachs Introduces Her Film "Carolee, Barbara and Gunvor"

In collaboration with the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Lynne Sachs' Carolee, Barbara, Gunvor (2017) is showing exclusively on Mubi from July 3 - August 2, 2018 as part of the series Competing at Oberhausen.There are so many different reasons that I start to make a film. With Carolee, Barbara and Gunvor, I never really started to make “a film,” but rather the film began to make itself, in a very different and somehow extraordinary kind of way. Beginning around 2015, I decided that I wanted, dare I say needed, to spend more time with a few dear friends who had had a profound impact on me as a filmmaker. I had never thought of Carolee Schneemann, Barbara Hammer and Gunvor Nelson as mentors per se, but they had each taught me, over the course of three decades, something about the nature of living as an artist in a deep and meaningful way,

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