Great Performances (1997)

Great Performances





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This hour-long documentary presents the playwright, actor, and director Sam Shepard giving viewers a glimpse of his inner self through the prism of a group of his plays presented off-Broadway in 1996 and 1997. Shepard, who won the 1979 Pulitzer Prize for his play +Buried Child, is also the writer behind +Curse of the Starving Class, +True West, and +Fool for Love. Highlights include scenes excerpted from play performances, Shepard in his first television interview, and commentary by actors Ethan … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Documentary, Special Interest
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On DVD: Nov 24, 1998
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