This short documentary on Shirley Clarke’s singular life and work was produced by FilmStruck in 2016. It features interviews with Dennis Doros and Amy Heller of Milestone Films, the longtime distributors of Clarke’s work.
Directed by Shirley Clarke • 1963 • United States
Starring Robert Frost
Shirley Clarke’s Academy Award–winning documentary profiles the renowned poet Robert Frost as he reflects on his life, career, and philosophy of the world. Interspersing intimate moments with Frost at his Vermont home with f...
Directed by Shirley Clarke • 1967 • United States
Starring Jason Holliday
On the night of December 2, 1966, Shirley Clarke and a tiny crew convened in her apartment at the Hotel Chelsea to make a film. For twelve straight hours, they filmed the one-and-only Jason Holliday as he spun tales, sang,...