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Agnès Varda and Susan Sontag at the 1969 New York Film Festival

At the seventh annual New York Film Festival in 1969, Newsweek film critic Jack Kroll moderated a conversation about aesthetics and creative decisions between Agnès Varda and Susan Sontag. Varda presented her film, Lion's Love, shot in Hollywood with Viva, Jerome Ragni and James Rado. Acclaimed literary and film critic Susan Sontag presented her debut film, Duet for Cannibals.


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I wanted to be like a bird. I wanted to be free in my memory, to go from one part to another and see what I would find.”

— Agnès Varda, Filmmaker

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