Discipline: Film/Video – documentary

Jennie Livingston

Discipline: Film/Video – documentary
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2002, 2008, 2010

Jennie Livingston worked on Earth Camp One, a film about grief and loss that includes animation about different conceptions of the afterlife. Her 2005 film Who's the Top? is a lesbian sex comedy with musical numbers. Her 1991 film Paris is Burning documents a New York fashion subculture.



Jennie Livingston worked in the Mixter studio.

Built in 1927–1930, the Florence Kilpatrick Mixter Studio was funded by its namesake and designed by the architect F. Winsor, Jr., who also designed MacDowell's original Savidge Library in 1925. Mixter Studio, solidly built of yellow and grey-hued granite, once had sweeping views of Pack Monadnock to the east. The small building was originally entered on the…

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