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Home > Screenings > GAD > Sigourney Weaver, The Most Iconic Action Heroine

Director: Bärbel Merseburger-Sill

Producer: Dokness

Executive Producer: Christian Grauer-Mettin & Kirsten Haas

Genres: Documentary


With her appearance in ALIEN in 1979, Sigourney Weaver made cinema history: for the first time a woman had played the lead role in an action movie. 45 years later, with blockbusters such as GHOSTBUSTERS and AVATAR under her belt, she remains an adored icon, with an incomparable career that has cemented the path of emancipation for female roles.

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