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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (101 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Women Make Movies, 2014.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Susan Sontag, Annie Leibovitz
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Women Make Movies in 2014.
Summary, etc.:
An intimate and nuanced investigation into the life of one of the most influential and provocative thinkers of the 20th century. Endlessly curious, passionate and gracefully outspoken throughout her career, Susan Sontag became one of the most important literary, political and feminist icons of her generation. This beautifully constructed documentary tracks Sontaǵs life through evocative experimental images, archival materials, accounts from friends, family, colleagues, and lovers, as well as her own words as read by Patricia Clarkson.. From her early infatuation with books to her first experience in a gay bar; from her early marriage to her 15-year relationship with legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz, REGARDING SUSAN SONTAG is a fascinating look at a towering cultural critic and writer whose works on photography, war, illness, and terrorism continue to resonate today.. Winner of a Special Jury Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Gay and lesbian studies.
Gender identity.
Genre: Documentary films.

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