Date of Birth:
15 May 1939
Barbara Hammer created 1 movies in the Documentary, Music genres.
Barbara Hammer got succeed with average imdb rating 6.9.
A loud and constantly innovative voice in independent film, Barbara Hammer was born in 1930 in California. From a young age, she was encouraged to be pretty and feminine, her mother constantly forcing the images of child actors like Shirley Temple on her daughter. Her grandmother, a Ukrainian immigrant, worked as a cook for the famous actress Lillian Gish, and at one point, little Barbara and her mother were introduced to D. W. Griffith. Barbara, however, did not want to be a child star, and whe... Read more