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Miss Aluminum – My Life in 1970s Hollywood

Susanna Moore in conversation with Hannah MacInnes

59 mins watch time

Posted August 2020

Culture, Film

At seventeen, Susanna Moore left her home in Hawaii, with no money, no belongings and no prospects: until she learned to dress in disguise. Living in 1960s Los Angeles, she meets Joan Didion and Audrey Hepburn, and works as a script reader for Warren Beatty and Jack Nicholson, with whom she has a relationship. Hers is a sardonic, humorous portrait of Hollywood in the seventies and of a young woman’s hard-won arrival at selfhood.