Paris was a Woman

Genre
Non-Fiction
Topics
Documentary
Director
Greta Schiller
Format
DVD

Description

Using groundbreaking research and recently uncovered home movies combined with other visual sources, this intimate documentary entwines interviews and anecdotes to recreate the ambience of an exceptional group of women in Paris during its most magical era. Authors; Colette, Djuna Barnes and Gertrude Stein; painters Romaine Brookes and Marie Laurencin; photographers Bernice Abbott and Gisele Freund; publishers Sylvia Beach and Adrienne Monnier; and journalist Janet Flanner.