Critical Writing Index

Barbara Kopple

The Documentary Makers: Interviews with the best in the business, 2003, pp. 74-85

Mies: Roto Vision, 2003

This article is a first-person reflection on the life and work of Barbara Kopple, an award winning American documentary filmmaker. In discussing her film’s, Kopple focuses on the narrative quality of her documentaries. She has an interest in telling stories others avoid. Subjects for her films range from coal mine labor disputes to Mike Tyson.

ITEM 2003.119 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Harlan CountyBarbara Kopple

American DreamBarbara Kopple

Wild Man BluesBarbara Kopple

Fallen ChampBarbara Kopple