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Films By Vera Neubauer

Don't Be Afraid (Vera Neubauer, 1990)
Beautifully photographed in black and white, this evocative depiction of Brixton youths constantly plays with the viewer's prejudices and tips them on their head. The lives of the characters - their … Read more

Mid Air (Vera Neubauer, 1987)
"Women, like the witches of old, learn to fly and use magical powers With these new-found powers, they try to inflict "female" suffering onto men This new understanding is seen as a vision, if not a … Read more

The Decision (Vera Neubauer, 1981)
Using a mixture of animation and live action, the film contrasts the fantasy and romantic ideals of the traditional fairytale with the life of an ordinary woman confined to her home. Events and incid… Read more

The Lady of the Lake (Vera Neubauer, 1995)
Narrated by a child this film tells of the legend of a mermaid who falls in love with a man. The deceptive fairytale aspect of the film however is boldly undercut both by the vibrant and by the conte… Read more

Wheel of Life (Vera Neubauer, 1996)
Vera Neubauer depicts the archetypal story of the fail'of man utilising the elements of sand, clay and water. Employing her own naive, primitive imagery, Wheel Of Life achieves a striking synthesis o… Read more

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