Marie Menken

Director
Marie Menken made her mark in the world of entertainment when she worked on "The Chelsea Girls" (1966). In 1945, she made her directorial debut with "Visual Variations on Noguchi." In 1964, she directed the short film ... Read more »
Born: 05/25/1909 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Director (1)

Lights (Movie)

(Director)
Camera, Film, & Tape (1)

Lights (Movie)

(Cinematographer)
Actor (1)

Notes on Marie Menken 2007 (Movie)

(Actor)

Biography

Marie Menken made her mark in the world of entertainment when she worked on "The Chelsea Girls" (1966). In 1945, she made her directorial debut with "Visual Variations on Noguchi." In 1964, she directed the short film "Go! Go! Go!." In 1970, she directed her final film, "Women in Touch." Menken's husband was Willard Maas.

Relationships

Parent
Lithuanian immigrants to USA

Willard Maas

Husband

EDUCATION

Art Students League of New York

Milestones

1969

Directed her final film, "Women in Touch"

1964

Directed the short film "Go! Go! Go!"

1944

Made her directorial debut with "Visual Variations on Noguchi"

Bonus Trivia

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A well-respected experimental filmmaker, Menken was the subject of the 2006 documentary, "Notes on Marie Menken."

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