Delphine and Carole (Delphine et Carole, Insoumuses)
Director: Callisto Mc Nulty
Section: Rendezvous with French Cinema
Country: France, Switzerland | Year: 2019
Language(s): French | Time: 70 mins
The meeting between the mythical actor Delphine Seyrig and the video artist Carole Roussopoulos drives us to the heart of the feminism of the 1970s. With a video camera in hand, they engage in radical fights with insolence, intransigence, and a lot of humour.
Callisto Mc Nulty is an author, director, and translator. A graduate of Central Saint Martins, and Goldsmiths, University of London, her research in the fields of feminist and cultural studies and the visual arts takes the shape of film and editorial projects. She has directed and co-written Delphine and Carole, an archival documentary film about the 1970s period of ‘enchanted feminism’, through the portrait of Delphine Seyrig and Carole Roussopoulos.