Kusama – Infinity (12A) + ScreenTalk with director Heather Lenz

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Kusama

The film traces queen of polka dots Yayoi Kusama’s trajectory from a conservative upbringing in Japan to battling sexism and racism in 1960s NYC to her unstoppable rise to international fame.

Kusama - Infinity explores Yayoi Kusama’s fierce determination to become a world-renowned artist. After making her way to New York City on the heels of WWII, without connections, and speaking only broken English, Kusama devoted herself to her one true love; making art.

We are delighted to welcome director Heather Lenz for a ScreenTalk hosted by Zing Tsjeng, Broadly Editor, Vice after the screening.

US 2018 Dir Heather Lenz 70 mins

This film is F-Rated. The F-Rating is a classification for any film which is directed by a woman, and/or written by a woman.

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