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Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

Directed by Matt Wolf
United States, 2019
Documentary

Synopsis

Beginning in the 1970s, Marion Stokes recorded an incredible 70,000 VHS tapes of unfiltered daily television. At the time, her compulsion raised eyebrows, but revisited through the lens of today’s media landscape, Stokes unusual life’s work becomes an extraordinary archive of television history.

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Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project Directed by Matt Wolf

Critics reviews

Balancing discretion with revelation, Matt Wolf’s Recorder: The Marion Stokes Projectis an investigative portrait of [a] brilliant and obsessive collector.
May 10, 2019
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