!Women Art Revolution Reviews

November 3, 2011
Contrasting with the ferment of the times, the film is orderly and rather subdued, but it's an excellent introduction to a movement that produced artists as diverse as Yoko Ono, Cindy Sherman, and Miranda July.
August 25, 2011
By the end of the film, you'll be searching out the work of Judy Chicago, Sheila de Bretteville, Faith Ringgold, Miranda July and the Guerrilla Girls, among many others.
August 19, 2011
It's both enlightening and a bit messy, but then history is always messy.
June 16, 2011
An astute mix of interviews with artists, critics and experts on the movement.
June 14, 2011
It's affecting, and the tone, which is polemical, is also rueful and realistic.
June 3, 2011
We weren't all there watching the struggle take place, and a more clearly stated thesis or a simple delineation of cause and effect could have gone a long way.
June 3, 2011
Good politics, bad filmmaking.
June 1, 2011
To see this seismic subculture memorialized with such an amazing trove of archival clips is worth tolerating pretentious blather; you feel like you're bearing witness to a monumental act of reclamation.
May 31, 2011
Passionate, contentious, funny, sincere, politically attuned.
May 31, 2011
!Women Art Revolution moves briskly, unfolding as one lively sit-down after another with artists, scholars, and curators who established themselves at the height of second-wave feminism.
February 15, 2011
Rich portrait of the Feminist Art Movement.
September 23, 2010
Anyone seeking a dialectic, of course, can look elsewhere, but Hershman Leeson's film is a valuable resource on a movement whose issues remain relevant.