Pola Rapaport is an independent filmmaker and editor living in New York.
includes SUBWAY: THE MUSICAL (work-in-progress feature documentary), HAIR: LET THE
SUN SHINE IN, a celebration of the musical HAIR
(2007), WRITER OF O, a docudrama about the secretive author of the erotic novel
Story of O (Grand Prix Urti/ 2005),
FAMILY SECRET, the story of the discovery of her long-lost secret Romanian
brother (Grand Prix SCAM, France/ 2000), BLIND LIGHT (poetic drama/documentary,
1998) and BROKEN MEAT (1990), portrait of the mad poet Alan Granville. She has
been a Guggenheim Fellow and a fellow of the NY Foundation for the Arts.
She has edited many award-winning documentaries and is the founder of a workshop incorporating Gestalt psychotherapy techniques for creative people.