Ottinger explores milieus often ignored in mainstream cinema.
The Delicious and Campy Queer Cinema of 1970s and ’80s Germany
The Quad Cinema in New York City is showing Queer Kino, a selection of queer cinema from East and West Germany in the 1970s and ’80s
The Radical, Gender-Bending Photographs of Ulrike Ottinger
In the German artist and filmmaker’s work from the ’70s and ’80s, Glinda the Good Witch becomes a bearded queen in a shopping mall, and that’s just the beginning.