Skip to main content

Alice Elliott

USA, 1975 (MIFF 1978, Documentaries)

Director: Richard Lair

The Porno Indians are among the world's finest basket makers. Alice Elliott is one of the few Porno continuing that centuries-old tradition.

See also...

FRANK & OLLIE

... ... The Walt Disney Company became the embodiment of family entertainment with its classic animated features during the 1930s, '40s and '50s. This team of creative artists trans­formed what ... More »

THE JAUNDICED EYE

In 1989 Stephen Matthews and his father were sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexually abusing Stephen's five-year-old son. Presented with no physical evidence, the jury was swayed by a number of ... More »

THE HOUSE I LIVE IN

“Imagine The Wire condensed into a two-hour documentary.” - Real Screen ... Already being hailed a masterpiece, and winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Documentary at this year's Sundance Film ... More »

One Man Show: A musical documentary

In 1999, John Falcon, a gay, unemployed performance artist, won $45 million in the New York state lottery. Since then John has set about fulfilling his dreams: owning an apartment in Trump Towers ... More »

THE SILVER SCREEN: COLOR ME LAVENDER

"Mark Rappaport's brilliant new film is an ironic, fascinating and intellectually daunting examination of the classic era of Hollywood studio moviemaking. The film charts the frequently cruel and ... More »

HOW TO DIE IN OREGON

"A beautifully intimate look at terminally ill patients who choose to end their lives painlessly and legally." - Variety ... How to Die in Oregon is a remarkable and deeply moving documentary that ... More »

Select a festival
Search The Film Archive
Browse By Director