奥地利女导演Martina Kudlácek（<玛雅黛伦的魔镜>(2002)）的最新传记片，关于美国地下电影传奇女导演Marie Menken（1909-1970）的生平和作品分析，玛丽-门肯是继玛雅-黛伦之后美国最重要的女性先锋电影人，她的作品影响了Jonas Mekas、Stan Brakhage等很多后来者。对于这位作品不多但却异常伟大的影像创作者本片有详细的介绍，另：影片的音乐由JOHN ZORN制作。
Marie Menken was born Marie Menkevicius in New York City on May 25, 1909, the daughter of Catholic Lithuanian immigrants. She grew up in Brooklyn with a brother and a sister, in a home used to frequent financial difficulties. Both she and her sister Adele later changed their surname to Menken. Marie Menken and Willard Maas had got married in 1937, moving into a Brooklyn penthouse at 62 Montague Street which they would inhabit until their deaths. She died on December 29, 1970. Four days after her death, on January 2, 1971, Willard Maas died.