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Title Loaded gun [videorecording] : life, and death, and Dickinson / produced in association with the Independent Television Service and the Center for Independent Documentary ; produced by Steve Gentile and James Wolpaw ; written and directed by James Wolpaw
Publisher [Boston?] : Steve Gentile & Jim Wolpaw, c2002
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Descript 1 videodisc (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Tech Details DVD format. Stereo
Note Documentary film
Performer(S) Narrators: Jim Wolpaw, Jill Anne Jacobs ; interviewees: Julie Harris, Billy Collins, Polly Longsworth, Dan Lombardo, Lesley Dill
Credits Editor and cinematographer, Steve Gentile
Summary "A filmmaker who is stumped but captivated by Emily Dickinson's poetry searches for 'flashes of insight' into the elusive poet beyond those offered by his lively but traditional interviews with experts such as actress Julie Harris and U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins. So he turns to shrinks, a sensitive, a stand-up comic, a rock band, even a fan with an Emily tattoo across his back. Still unsatisfied, he holds auditions in which dozens of actresses recite poems and improvise Dickinsonian answers to questions about God, and Death, and Love. Rising above all the speculation and spectacle are varied readings of over 50 Dickinson poems."--Container
Note Public performance title
Subject Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation
Genre Documentary films.
Subject DVD videodiscs
Alt Author Gentile, Steve
Wolpaw, James
Jacobs, Jill Anne
Harris, Julie, 1925-
Collins, Billy
Longsworth, Polly
Lombardo, Daniel, 1953-
Dill, Lesley, 1950-
Independent Television Service
Center for Independent Documentary
ISBN 0972708812
ISBN/ISSN 9780972708814

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