Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project

Radical Communist, counter-cultural television producer, Apple shareholder, and private archivist Marion Stokes captured three decades of television on her VCR. Her expansive project tore her family apart, but it’s now being digitized by the Internet Archive.  

Matt Wolf Matt Wolf

Matt’s recent film It’s Me, Hilary premiered at Sundance and is airing on HBO. His previous features include Teenage, about the birth of youth culture, and Wild Combination, about cellist... more»

Kyle Martin Kyle Martin

Kyle produced Matt Wolf’s films Wild Combination and Teenage, and his other feature credits include Lance Edmand’s Bluebird, Lena Dunham’s Tiny Furniture, and Jody Lee Lipes’... more»

"Marion Stokes recorded television 24 hours a day for 30 years, and I’m collaging excerpts from her 50,000 VHS tapes to tell her incredible story."

Genre: Documentary