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Conversations in Vermont

Frank’s first autobiographical film explores his relationship with his children Pablo and Andrea. He follows them to school in Vermont and interviews them about their feelings, their upbringing, and what it was like to grow up in a bohemian world with artists as parents. In searching for answers about his children’s lives, Frank questions his own world.

Genres: Documentary

Other Films by Robert Frank

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True Story

Speaking in voiceover, Frank narrates scenes shot in his homes in New York and Nova Scotia. His rambling commentary returns to familiar themes of memory, and the loss of friends and family members. Alternately poignant, reflective, self-mocking, and angry, this candid autobiography reveals Frank’s late career preoccupations.

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Paper Route

The artist joins Robert MacMillan on a wintry, pre-dawn morning and accompanies him on his daily route delivering newspapers in the rural Nova Scotia community where Frank has had a second home for many years. Chatting amiably in voiceover as his camera observes the landscape and MacMillan’s encounters with his customers, Frank conducts a rambling

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I Remember

Frank narrates a charming re-enactment of his visit to the home of photographer Alfred Stieglitz. The cast comprises his wife June Leaf as Georgia O’Keeffe, artist Jerome Sother as Robert Frank, and Frank himself in the role of Stieglitz.