Une oeuvre essentielle, voire mythique, incontournable film contestataire, aux étonnants propos féministes plutôt novateurs pour l'époque, traversée de part en part d'un stupéfiant souffle revendicatif, rappelant le meilleur des films politiques muets soviétiques. Ce film unique dans la production de l'époque, fut interdit durant onze ans par la fièvre et la transe maccarthystes. www.cinefiches.com
Had no reference, expectation or ever heard of this film. Watching it was a gift, I'm totally motivated to find out more bout cast and crew. Film is a wonderful twist/use of classic narrative with a social focus and merging social transformation, human rights and history into the structure of the film. The result is exciting and beautiful, photography is great too - an extra- for this surprising film.
If we're gonna say "african-americans", "mexican-americans", we shall might as well say "anglo-americans" more frequent. An outstanding political movie on how exploitation was conducted and how it could be defeated. The mechanisms of the struggle for power goes across gender, ethnicity and the dispute for natural resources. Feminism and women's creativity were beautifully portrayed in this great piece.