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Sheila McLaughlin

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Name  Sheila McLaughlin

Role  Filmmaker
Sheila McLaughlin Arsenal Public Screening on June 18 Three Films by Sheila McLaughlin
Movies  She Must Be Seeing Things, Born in Flames, Committed
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Sheila McLaughlin (born 1950) is an American lesbian feminist filmmaker, actor, and photographer who wrote and directed She Must Be Seeing Things (1987): a lesbian feminist film that heralded in Third Wave Feminism.


Sheila McLaughlin Films by Sheila McLaughlin and Lynne Tillman Filmgalerie 451

McLaughlin's debut film, Committed, which she co-directed with writer Lynne Tillman, is an experimental narrative of the life of Frances Farmer, shot on a very low budget of $45,000.

Filmography as director

  • Committed (1984) (also screenwriter and producer)
  • She Must Be Seeing Things (1987) (also screenwriter)
  • Filmography as actress

  • Ordinary Sentence (1982)
  • Born in Flames (1983)
  • Committed (1984)
  • Seduction: The Cruel Woman (1985)
  • The Big Blue (1988)
  • References

    Sheila McLaughlin Wikipedia

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