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Michelle Memran

Michelle Memran is a journalist, artist, and filmmaker. She has written about theater for various publications, including Newsweek, Vanity Fair, and American Theatre Magazine. The Rest I Make Up is her first film.

“The Camera is My Beloved”
Essay

“The Camera is My Beloved”

Michelle Memran Creates Documentary Art with María Irene Fornés

June 12, 2018

Journalist and filmmaker Michelle Memran reflects upon the easy beginning, the messy middle, the focused concluding months, and MOMA premiere screening of her documentary dreamscape film The Rest I Make Up about her great friend, the beloved playwright and teacher María Irene Fornés.

Creativity, Aging, and Alzheimer’s
Essay

Creativity, Aging, and Alzheimer’s

A Conversation with Michelle Memran

October 23, 2016

Katie Pearl interviews Michelle Memran about María Irene Fornés and The Rest I Make Up, a documentary that captures the legendary playwright’s creativity as she ages.