Catherine Opie b. 1961

Director: Sini Anderson
2019 | USA | 15m
GENRE: Activism | AIDS/HIV | Arts & Literature | Biography/History | Documentary | Lesbian | Local Interest/Subjects | Parenting/Family | Queer
SECTION: Short
Expected Guests: Director Sini Anderson

The extraordinary imagery of renowned photographer Catherine Opie is on full display. Whether documenting San Francisco's queer and gender-expansive communities during the AIDS crisis, Texas' love affair with high school football, or her own devastatingly honest portraits of her body and life as a lesbian mother, each piece forms the foundation of this compelling artist profile, enhanced by the artist's own revealing insights into her motivations and creative process.