Skip to main content

Yudie

USA, 1974 (MIFF 1976)

Director: Mirra Bank

The story of a whole generation is symbolised in this portrait of a witty and independent woman, Yudie.

See also...

Of Time and a River

The film traces the history of the Columbia River Basin in the north-west sector of the United States, 20 million years ago to the present. ... More »

Animation Pie

An educational film designed to explain the process of making an animated film, with examples of student work. ... More »

Isaac Singer's Nightmare and Mrs. Pupko's Beard

Chaim Pupko, a Yiddish writer married to a woman with a beard, invests in the stock market and becomes rich. Pupko wants Isaac Singer to write about him, but Singer refuses, because Pupko bribes ... More »

SUGAR HILL

Smooth, sexy, sweet. Afrodesiac style oozes in every frame. Costume and production design are flagrantly fetishised. Shots usually start with a close-up on clothes, shoes, hats. Marki Bey is Sugar ... More »

FOXY BROWN

"Superbad. Dig it. The lady is Superbad." Willie Hutch's theme song says it all - with drum machines, even. Pam Grier is Foxy Brown and all that. A sassy woman whose performances have defined the ... More »

Cycles

An abstract colour film incorporating images produced by computer, and photographs manipulated by computer. The theme of the film derives from Hindu Chakras and from "The Secret Life of Plants". ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director