"Cathy Lee Crane is one the most interesting filmmakers in the tradition of the avant-garde working in the United States today. Her films succeed in developing within a feminist perspective a very personal poetics. This film's narrative complexity is based on the absurdities of the world as it is. The pastiche of early color techniques is the most successful I have ever seen. I would say this is Crane's masterpiece."
– NOËL BURCH, co-director with Thom Anderson of Red Hollywood and co-director with Allan Sekula of The Forgotten Space
"Beautiful, oddly timely, epic and important”
– ARIELLA BEN-DOV, independent film producer and curator
"She is our feminist Godard"
– BARBARA HAMMER, lesbian film pioneer
02/09/2017 BERLIN, GERMANY – February 9th, 2017 – *The Manhattan Front*, the latest film by writer and director Cathy Lee Crane, wi......