The Archivettes

Megan ROSSMAN 2018 USA Docu color 61min English DCP
date time venue guests rating
10/18 10:40 Spot Huasan A One G
10/21 19:20 Spot Huasan A Two G
10/23 17:00 Spot Huasan A One G
★ 2019 Audience Award, Best Documentary Feature, The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival

Founded in the 1970s in New York City, The Lesbian Herstory Archives is now the world’s largest collection of materials by and about lesbians. For more than 40 years, the Lesbian Herstory Archives has combated lesbian invisibility by literally rescuing history from the trash. The Archivettes is a documentary film that explores how this group came together.



An award-winning documentary filmmaker and assistant professor and chair of communication at Purchase College. She has also worked as a multimedia journalist at The Washington Post.

Director's Statement ▾


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Director : Megan Rossman

Composer : Lori Scacco

Producer : Caroline Que

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