History Lessons

Overview

Barbara Hammer's witty documentary History Lessons comes to DVD from First Run Features with a standard full screen transfer and Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Extra features include a photo gallery, biography, interview with director Barbara Hammer, and her essay entitled "The Colonized Lesbian Body." This is an excellent presentation for a film that didn't receive a theatrical release.
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Overview

Barbara Hammer's witty documentary History Lessons comes to DVD from First Run Features with a standard full screen transfer and Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Extra features include a photo gallery, biography, interview with director Barbara Hammer, and her essay entitled "The Colonized Lesbian Body." This is an excellent presentation for a film that didn't receive a theatrical release.
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Special Features

Interview with Barbara Hammer; Archival photo gallery; Director biography; Essay: "The Colonized Lesbian Body" by Barbara Hammer; Chapters; Interactive menus
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/18/2002
  • UPC: 720229910163
  • Original Release: 2000
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  • Source: First Run Features
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Time: 1:10:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 79,621

Cast & Crew

Technical Credits
Barbara Hammer Director, Cinematographer, Editor, Producer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
2. Introduction/Mrs. Roosevelt [5:51]
3. Bimbo [4:15]
4. Sadomasochism/Sports [4:49]
5. The Gossip [4:59]
6. Wacs [2:41]
7. Yellow Journalism [8:33]
8. Butch/Cruising [5:15]
9. Mabel Hampton/Bessie Smith [2:44]
10. French Steroscopic Glass Negative [3:50]
11. WASPS/Dyke Education [8:17]
12. Doctor, Doctor [5:43]
13. Clothes Make the Girl [6:16]
14. Marrying Girls/Credits [2:18]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Start Film
   Chapters
   Special Features
      Interview with Barbara Hammer
      Archival Photo Gallery
      Barbara Hammer Biography
      Barbara Hammer Filmography
      Essay: "The Colonized Lesbian Body"
   About First Run Features
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