Riehl World News: Lise Sarfati

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Images of HollyWoodn't: Boulevard of Broken Dreams by Lise Sarfati

By October 14, 2012

Mail Onlineheadlines it: Boulevard of broken dreams: Artist captures women on society’s periphery who moved to Hollywood to find fame and fortune but somehow lost their way

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She told American Suburb X in an interview with Francois Adragna that the subjects she chose were all women who worked in Hollywood, including ‘saleswomen, dancers, strippers, junkies, fetishists, unknown actresses, out-of-towners, lost…women at the end of their rope.’Ms Sarfati used Kodachrome 64, the same used in Hollywood movies in the 1940s, to capture these images, giving further poignancy to the collection of 14 photographs, together entitled ‘On Hollywood.’

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Lise Sarfati website

American Suburb X: Interview of Lise Sarfati

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