Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning [Dorothea Lange: Grab a Hunk of Lightning]

Directed By: Dyanna Taylor

August 29, 2014 / English / 112 min.

Photographer Dorothea Lange documented four tumultuous decades of American history and is best known for her “Migrant Mother” portrait that has endured as the defining image of The Great Depression. This documentary that often shows Lange on the road in the American countryside is directed by Lange’s granddaughter. (Documentary)

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