WARRIOR OF LIGHT (Monika Treut, 2001)

Setting aside from militant view (although certainly not abandoning) her lesbian feminism, Germany’s Monika Treut has made an exceptionally pure, clear documentary, Kriegerin des Lichts. Vibrantly videographed, it captures in the complexity of her life Brazil’s Yvonne Bezerra de Mello as she tends to Rio de Janeiro’s children living under a tenuous roof or, more […]