• Introducing Lynn Hershman Leeson

  • Three by Lynn Hershman Leeson

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    These strikingly prescient musings on technology, identity, and surveillance from innovative artist-filmmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson—whose work is also the subject of a major career survey this year at the New Museum in New York—toy cannily with the boundaries between the real and the virtual. All ...

  • Strange Culture
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    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 2007 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Thomas Jay Ryan, Peter Coyote

    This boundary-pushing documentary examines the Kafkaesque case of Steve Kurtz, an artist whose work deals with genetically modified food. When Kurtz’s wife Hope died of heart failure in ...

  • Teknolust

    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 2002 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Jeremy Davies, James Urbaniak

    Tilda Swinton plays four roles in Lynn Hershman Leeson’s feminist sci-fi brain-bender about Rosetta Stone and her three Self-Replicating Automatons, (SRAs), which she cloned from her own...

  • Conceiving Ada
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    Conceiving Ada

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    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 1997 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Timothy Leary, Karen Black

    The first of Lynn Hershman Leeson’s philosophically adventurous, genre-defying collaborations with star Tilda Swinton casts the actor as Ada Lovelace, the radically ahead-of-her-time ninete...

  • Strange Culture

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    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 2007 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Thomas Jay Ryan, Peter Coyote

    This boundary-pushing documentary examines the Kafkaesque case of Steve Kurtz, an artist whose work deals with genetically modified food. When Kurtz’s wife Hope died of heart failure in ...

  • Teknolust

    1 video

    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 2002 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Jeremy Davies, James Urbaniak

    Tilda Swinton plays four roles in Lynn Hershman Leeson’s feminist sci-fi brain-bender about Rosetta Stone and her three Self-Replicating Automatons, (SRAs), which she cloned from her own...

  • Conceiving Ada

    2 videos

    Directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson • 1997 • United States
    Starring Tilda Swinton, Timothy Leary, Karen Black

    The first of Lynn Hershman Leeson’s philosophically adventurous, genre-defying collaborations with star Tilda Swinton casts the actor as Ada Lovelace, the radically ahead-of-her-time ninete...