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Guerrillas In Our Midst
A film by Amy Harrison
1992, 35 minutes, Color, 16mm/DVD
Order No. W99338
GUERRILLAS IN OUR MIDST presents a savvy exploration of the machinations of the commercial art-world during its boom in the 1980s, and brings the Guerrilla Girls to the screen. This anonymous group of art terrorists has succeeded in putting racism and sexism on the agenda in the art-world since 1985, and their witty and creative tactics have changed the face of political and cultural activism. Interviews with key figures in the Manhattan art scene, record-breaking auction sales, exhibition openings and interviews with the Guerrillas Girls themselves combine to highlight how the myth of the heroic male painter is perpetuated.



AWARDS, FESTIVALS, & SCREENINGS


Utah Short Film Competition, Best Documentary

  • Margaret Mead Film Festival
  • Melbourne Film Festival
  • National Educational Film and Video Festival
  • Montreal Festival du Nouveau Cinema

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    "Stylish, fun and outrageous...a terrific exposť of the sleazy procurement, trading, distribution, and selling of works of art in Manhattan as seen through the eyes of hip, angry women artists."
    Randy Turoff
    San Francisco Bay Times

    "Witty, politically-pointed documentary."
    Stephen Holden
    New York Times

    "Biting social satire."
    Robert Atkins
    Village Voice

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