Woman with an Editing Bench

FINALIST IN:

Best Short Fiction (50 minutes or less) – WINNER
Best Docudrama

DIRECTOR

Karen Pearlman

PRODUCER

Lyn Norfor, Richard James Allen and Karen Pearlman

PRODUCTION COMPANY /
SCHOOL / INSTITUTION

The Physical TV Company

SYNOPSIS

Inspired by the woman who edited Man with a Movie Camera (Dziga Vertov, 1929), Woman with an Editing Bench reveals the personal impact of Stalin’s censorship of cinema on a woman navigating politics, bureaucracy and the impetuous outbursts of collaborators to create something beautiful despite the odds.

CURRICULUM APPLICABILITY

History, Media Arts, Drama, Music

RUNNING TIME

15:00

PRODUCTION WEBSITE

www.physicaltv.com.au/Wwaeb/672/n/3/0/0/