This nuanced portrait of Pauline Kael, among the most famous and divisive film critics of all time, uses never-before-seen archival film, wide-ranging interviews and her own writings voiced by Sarah Jessica Parker, to capture her complexity while revisiting late-twentieth-century cinema through her lens.
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Filmmaker bio: Rob Garver has written, produced, and directed several short films that have been screened in local New York cinemas, and aired on cable television. What She Said is his first feature. Films include: Comic Belief , a documentary profile of cartoonist Dan Piraro, The Man in the Yellow Cap, and Two Roads From Belfast, Maine, a short narrative that has aired on the Classic Arts Showcase cable network. He graduated from Northwestern University.