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American Masters, Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive
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directed by Eric Stange; produced by Jennifer Pearce, fl. 2016, Thirteen Productions, Center for Independent Documentary, Spy Pond Productions and American Masters; performed by Denis O'Hare, 1962-, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
Edgar Allan Poe: Buried Alive draws on the rich palette of Poe’s evocative imagery and sharply drawn plots to tell the real story of the notorious author. The film, featuring Tony Award-winning and Emmy-nominated actor Denis O’Hare, explores the misrepresentations of Poe as a drug-addled madman akin to the nar...
directed by Eric Stange; produced by Jennifer Pearce, fl. 2016, Thirteen Productions, Center for Independent Documentary, Spy Pond Productions and American Masters; performed by Denis O'Hare, 1962-, in American Masters (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 1 hour 26 mins
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How to be a Writer, Between the Lines: Delia Ephron
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interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Delia Ephron, 1944-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 24 mins
Bestselling author and screenwriter Delia Ephron's most recent novel is Siracusa. Her other novels include The Lion Is In and Hanging Up. She has written humor books for all ages, including How to Eat Like a Child and Do I Have to Say Hello?; and nonfiction, most recently Sister Mother Husband Dog (etc.). Her film...
interview by Kelly Corrigan, 1967-; performed by Kelly Corrigan, 1967- and Delia Ephron, 1944-, in How to be a Writer (Seattle, WA: CreativeLive, 2017), 24 mins
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Tolkien & Lewis: Myth, Imagination & the Quest for Meaning
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directed by Chip Duncan, 1955-; produced by Patricia Ostermick, fl. 2007, David Crouse, fl. 1999, Robert Huck, fl. 2001 and Chip Duncan, 1955-, Duncan Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 55 mins
On a dreary September evening in 1931, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien and their friend and fellow scholar, Hugo Dyson, met for dinner in Lewis’s Magdalen College dormitory in Oxford, England. Lewis’s transformation from atheist to theist to Christian was based on the insights of Tolkien and Dyson as they engaged i...
directed by Chip Duncan, 1955-; produced by Patricia Ostermick, fl. 2007, David Crouse, fl. 1999, Robert Huck, fl. 2001 and Chip Duncan, 1955-, Duncan Group (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2017), 55 mins
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Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2, Once Upon a Time in Denmark
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directed by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
Andrew Graham-Dixon dissects the art of Scandinavia in a series of three programmes that join the highly successful Art of strand. It’s the story of art in a land without light for months on end and of how a landscape (and the art it inspired) gave us 20th Century existentialism. However, it is also the story of...
directed by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002; presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon, 1960-; produced by Patrick Dickinson, fl. 2002, in Art of Scandinavia, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 50 mins
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Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman
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directed by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014, First Run Features (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
To everyone's surprise, fifty-five years after the publication of To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee has published another novel. Go Set a Watchman was written before Lee's beloved masterpiece, as director Mary McDonagh Murphy explains in this update of her 2011 documentary Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill a Mockingb...
directed by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014; produced by Mary McDonagh Murphy, fl. 1997-2014, First Run Features (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2015), 1 hour 23 mins
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Frankenstein and the Vampyre: A Dark and Stormy Night
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directed by Philip Smith, fl. 1996; produced by Hugo Godwin, fl. 2002, Oxford Scientific Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
On 16 June 1816, trapped inside a villa by insatiable thunderstorms erupting across Lake Geneva in Switzerland, Lord Byron challenged his party of young bohemians to a ghost story competition. Their confinement was to change their destiny, and the course of literary history, forever. That night, Byron’s challeng...
directed by Philip Smith, fl. 1996; produced by Hugo Godwin, fl. 2002, Oxford Scientific Films (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 52 mins
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Landscapes of the Heart: The Elizabeth Spencer Story
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directed by Rebecca Cerese; produced by Sharon Swanson, fl. 2014 and Rebecca Cerese, Catfish Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 59 mins
“Landscapes of the Heart: The Elizabeth Spencer Story” is a documentary film offering a window into an extraordinary author's life and work, viewed through the prism of her Southern lineage. It features archival photography and film clips, re-enactments, and interviews with many of today’s most important wri...
directed by Rebecca Cerese; produced by Sharon Swanson, fl. 2014 and Rebecca Cerese, Catfish Productions (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2014), 59 mins
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Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4, Time Travel
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directed by Robert Murphy; produced by Robert Murphy, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 43 mins
Some of science fiction's greatest creative pioneers tell the story of sci-fi in this stunning definitive series spanning all its forms, from time travel to artificial intelligence, from space exploration to alien encounters. This thoroughly engaging series features filmmakers, writers, actors, and graphic artists...
directed by Robert Murphy; produced by Robert Murphy, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 43 mins
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The Mystery of Agatha Christie with David Suchet
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directed by Clare Lewins, fl. 2013-2014; produced by Clare Lewins, fl. 2013-2014, Testimony Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
David Suchet, TV’s Poirot, has spent more of his life acting out the plots and dramas created by Agatha Christie than anyone else in the world. Suchet is embarking on a journey to learn more about the woman who created Poirot and whose books remain outsold only by Shakespeare and the Bible. Suchet’s journey ta...
directed by Clare Lewins, fl. 2013-2014; produced by Clare Lewins, fl. 2013-2014, Testimony Films (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2013), 56 mins
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Sombra De La Noche
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directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960- (Heritage Film Project, 2013), 2 mins
This documentary, directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, features Horacio Vázquez-Rial in his battle to defeat cancer.
directed by Eduardo Montes-Bradley, 1960- (Heritage Film Project, 2013), 2 mins
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