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Director/Producer: Susan Lacy | Producers: Jessica Levin, Emma Pildes | Editor: Benjamin Gray | Co-Editor: Kris Liem | Composer: Paul Cantelon | Cinematographer: Sam Painter | USA / 2018 / 133 mins
About the Film
As the daughter of Hollywood royalty, Jane Fonda has been in the public eye from a young age. Through the decades, she has taken on many roles, both on screen and in real life—sex symbol, Academy Award winner, controversial activist, tycoon’s wife, and fitness mogul. This candid and entertaining portrait explores her many facets, the impact of the men in her life, and how she has reinvented herself in her golden years to enjoy a career resurgence.
About the Filmmaker
Susan Lacy is the creator and former executive producer of PBS’s American Masters. During her tenure Lacy produced over 215 documentaries and directed multiple films, including portraits of David Geffen, Judy Garland, and Leonard Bernstein. In 2013 she started Pentimento Productions and is now working as an independent producer and director—most recently premiering Spielberg, the first in a multi-picture deal with HBO.