Biography

Filmmaker and director Johanna Demetrakas has directed episodes of many television series including L.A. Law and Orde and Doogie Howser, M.D. She has also made award-winning film OUT OF LINE, starring Jennifer Beals, and the short film Homesick. She is also known for her award-winning documentaries and iconic feminist art films such as WOMANHOUSE and RIGHT OUT OF HISTORY. Most recently, Demetrakas directed a documentary focused on the arrival of Buddhism to the U.S. in the 70’s entitled CRAZY WISDOM. Demetrakas currently teaches cinematic arts at the University of Southern California.

Filmmaker and director Johanna Demetrakas has directed episodes of many television series including L.A. Law and Orde and Doogie Howser, M.D. She has also made award-winning film OUT OF LINE, starring Jennifer Beals, and the short film Homesick. She is also known for her award-winning documentaries and iconic feminist art films such as WOMANHOUSE and RIGHT OUT OF HISTORY. Most recently, Demetrakas directed a documentary focused on the arrival of Buddhism to the U.S. in the 70’s entitled CRAZY WISDOM. Demetrakas currently teaches cinematic arts at the University of Southern California.

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

Bus Rider's Union Director
2018 Feminists: What Were They Thinking? Director
2011 Crazy Wisdom Director
2001 Out of Line Director
1998 Some Nudity Required Director
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (2 episodes)Director
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)Director
1974 Womanhouse Director
1971 Celebration at Big Sur Director

Editing

2011 Crazy Wisdom Editor
2002 Amandla! A Revolution in Four-Part Harmony Editor
1978 Nunzio Editor

Production

2011 Crazy Wisdom Producer

Writing

1998 Some Nudity Required Writer

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