Barbara Kopple

Jul 30, 1946

Bio: Documentarian Barbara Kopple is best known for Harlan County, USA (1986), her Academy Award-winning chronicle of a Kentucky miner's strike. A native of New York City, she made her first films while studying clinical psychology at a West Virginia college, and also gained experience working in various capacities with cinema verité documentarians the Maysles Brothers.… More


Barbara Kopple Videos

Shut Up & Sing
2 minutes 24 seconds
2 minutes 54 seconds
Miss Sharon Jones!
2 minutes 11 seconds

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