Women Filmmakers of the Pacific Northwest

Women Filmmakers of the Pacific Northwest

Here are some questions to think about as you view the presentation.

Why is it important to promote and celebrate female filmmakers?

Who, exactly, is a filmmaker?

Why is Katherine Wilson called “The Mother of Oregon Film?”

How is Kelly Reinhardt’s film Meek’s Cutoff different from the classic western?

In Bobbie Jo Hart’s documentary Rebels on Pointe, how does she portray gender roles?

What role did the vanishing Haida language play in Helen Haig-Brown’s film SGaawaay K’uuna (Edge of the Knife)?

How have Deborah Cook’s costume and puppet designs influenced stop-motion animation?