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Calling the shots

Author: Agnès VardaJeanne MoreauJoan TewkesburyPenelope SpheerisMargot KidderAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Direct Cinema Ltd., ©1989.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A feature-length documentary focusing on the accomplishments of women in front of and behind the camera -- contemporary women who are directing feature films throughout the world today. Employing film clips and candid interviews with contemporary directors, producers, screenwriters and actresses, Calling the Shots shows the diversity of films being made by women today, the power structure of the industry and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Named Person: Lee Grant; Lizzie Borden; Susan Seidelman; Sandy Wilson; Margot Kidder; Penelope Spheeris; Joan Tewkesbury; Jeanne Moreau; Agnès Varda
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Agnès Varda; Jeanne Moreau; Joan Tewkesbury; Penelope Spheeris; Margot Kidder; Sandy Wilson; Susan Seidelman; Lee Grant; Lauri Conger; Alan Barker; Aerlyn Weissman; Judy Irola; Sandi Sissel; John Walker; Holly Dale; Janis Cole; Women in Cinema, Inc.; Direct Cinema Ltd.; Spectrum Films (Firm : Carlsbad, Calif.)
OCLC Number: 82177015
Notes: Documentary.
"License copy."--Container.
Originally produced in 1988.
"A Cineplex Odeon Film."
Credits: Cinematography, John Walker, Sandi Sissel, Judy Irola ; sound, Aerlyn Weissman, Alan Barker ; editing, Janis Cole, Holly Dale ; music composed by Lauri Conger.
Performer(s): Lee Grant, Lizzie Borden, Susan Seidelman, Sandy Wilson, Margot Kidder, Penelope Spheeris, Joan Tewkesbury, Jeanne Moreau, Agnès Varda, et al.
Description: 1 videocassette (118 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Spectrum Films ; production company, Women in Cinema, Inc. ; produced, written and directed by Janis Cole and Holly Dale.

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A feature-length documentary focusing on the accomplishments of women in front of and behind the camera -- contemporary women who are directing feature films throughout the world today. Employing film clips and candid interviews with contemporary directors, producers, screenwriters and actresses, Calling the Shots shows the diversity of films being made by women today, the power structure of the industry and the women who hold such power. The film not only addresses and explores the unique contribution of women to film, but illuminates the personal side of these women's accomplishments.

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