"Untitled Film Still (#7)" (1978)

"Untitled Film Still (#7)," 1978
Black and white photograph, 10 x 8 inches
Edition of 10
© Cindy Sherman
Courtesy Metro Pictures, New York

"It’s not like some wish-fulfillment or wishful playacting, like “Oh I’ve always wanted to be a young starlet, so I’ll make myself into one by posing in this picture.” It’s not that, because I think the characters are too troubled for me to really be happy doing that."

-Cindy Sherman