Home of the Brave (1986): Laurie Anderson’s Performance Art

Performance artist Laurie Anderson directed, wrote, and starred in the 90-minute concert film Home of the Brave.

Anderson’s combinations of music and visuals are always poignant, sometimes funny, and sometimes even provocative.

The legendary novelist William Burroughs appears in the concert film, alongside other eccentric personalities.


Running time: 91 minutes

Directed and written by Laurie Anderson

Released: April 25, 1986