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The Nurse and The Hijackers

The Nurse and The Hijackers


Eleanor Antin

(American, b.1935)

Video, color, sound, 75 min.

Louis D. Kacalieff, M.D. Fund 2020.271



In The Nurse and the Hijackers, Eleanor Antin employs the structure of a popular movie genre in this feature-length, narrative video tape that acts as an armature for her continuing theatre of ideas, which to explore history, contemporary culture, and identity from a feminist perspective.

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