May 29, 2017

Movies with Barbara Kopple

RUNNING FROM CRAZY

Meet the Filmmaker: Editor Michael Culyba. Regretfully director Barbara Kopple will be filming and cannot attend. This heart-wrenching film manages the tensions in its subject in a fruitful, illuminating and moving way. Mariel Hemingway lays bare her inherited legacy: fame and mental illness, and … [Read more...]

A FORCE OF NATURE

Meet the Filmmakers: Producer/Director Barbara Kopple (two-time Oscar winner), Ellen Ratner and Ker Deng (subject of film and a participant from Sudan, respectively) and Producer Suzanne Mitchell. An inspiring portrait of journalist (Talk Radio News Service and Fox News) and philanthropist Ellen … [Read more...]