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Author: Katarina PetersDiane TorrSusann SchönbornEva-Marie TorhorstJan Tilman SchadeAll authors
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Icarus Films, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : GermanView all editions and formats
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"Performance artist and gender activist Diane Torr has appeared on stages around the world as a drag king, performing male characters inspired by philospher Judith Butler's theories of gender performativity. Now she holds workshops for other women in which they develop their own male characters and live as men for a day in an attempt to better understand the dynamics of gender in contemporary society"--Container.
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Genre/Form: German language films
Documentary films
Filmed performances
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Katarina Peters; Diane Torr; Susann Schönborn; Eva-Marie Torhorst; Jan Tilman Schade; Gudrun Gut; Ben Freyer; Katarina Peters Filmproduktion.; Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen.; Redaktion "Das Kleine Fernsehspiel."; Media Co-op (Firm); Icarus Films.
OCLC Number: 857543611
Notes: In German with some English and Hebrew dialogue; optional subtitles in English.
Produced in 2012.
Credits: Cinematography, Inga Knölke; editors, Friederike Anders, Jana Teuchert, Burkhard Althoff; music, Jan Tilman Schade, Gudrun Gut, Ben Freyer.
Performer(s): Featuring Diane Torr, Susann Schönborn, Eva-Marie Torhorst and others.
Description: 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC.
Responsibility: Katarina Peters Filmproduktion presents, in co-production with ZDF/Das kleine Fernsehspiel and mediaco-op, a film by Katarina Peters ; director, Katarina Peters ; producer, Katarina Peters.

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"Performance artist and gender activist Diane Torr has appeared on stages around the world as a drag king, performing male characters inspired by philospher Judith Butler's theories of gender performativity. Now she holds workshops for other women in which they develop their own male characters and live as men for a day in an attempt to better understand the dynamics of gender in contemporary society"--Container.

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Man For a Day

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Man For a Day documents a workshop in which a group of women explore what it is like to be a man and to transform themselves to take on a male identity. Diane Torr, the inspiring performance artist, gender activist, and drag king who leads the workshop, says that the purpose is to empower women,...
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