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"Journal: May 24, 1989
Watching Not a Love Story after so many years, I see that it's really about voice—or lack of it. The dialogue about pornography and erotica has evolved since 1981 and become more complex, but Not a Love Story was part of breaking women's silence, opening our eyes and our mouths. Seeing it now in Israel, I realize the coherence of my life's work. It wasn't a series of unrelated films, but variations on a related theme: speech vs. silence, peace vs. violence, solidarity vs. isolation."
-- Bonnie Sherr Klein


Source:
Sherr Klein, Bonnie. Slow Dance: A Story of Stroke, Love and Disability. Toronto: Knopf Canada, 1997. In collaboration with Persimmon Blackbridge. (p. 314)