Abstract painter Joan Mitchell was one of the only women to join the Abstract Expressionist scene in New York during the 20th century. Her immediate circle of friends included fellow painters Willem de Kooning and Pierre Matisse, as well as renowned poets like Frank O'Hara. This candid portrait features interviews with Mitchell and her colleagues and critics while showcasing stunning images of her influential work. 54 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.