Explore the life and work of author Flannery O'Connor, whose distinctive Southern Gothic style influenced a generation of artists and activists. Winner of the first-ever Library of Congress Lavine/Ken Burns Prize for Film, O'Connor includes conversations with Mary Karr, Hilton Als and others. Through never-before-seen archival footage, examine the life and legacy of an American literary icon.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Milledgeville (Ga.) -- Biography.
Biographical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [Arlington, Virginia] :PBS,2021
Distributed by PBS Distribution,
|Other Titles|| American masters (Television program)
Storied life of the writer from Georgia
film director, film producer, screenwriter, editor of a moving image work.
Bosco, Mark, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Hardin, Ted (Film producer), film producer, director of photography.
Steenburgen, Mary, narrator.
O'Connor, Flannery, interviewee.
Karr, Mary, interviewee.
Jones, Tommy Lee, 1946- interviewee.
Als, Hilton, interviewee.
Long Distance Educational Media (Firm), production company.
American Masters Pictures, production company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.), broadcaster.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Voiceover, Mary Steenburgen ; interviewees, Flannery O'Connor, Mary Karr, Tommy Lee Jones, Hilton Als.
Director of photography, Ted Hardin ; editors, Joe Winston, Elizabeth Coffman ; music, Miriam Cutler.
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Originally broadcast in 2021 as an episode of the television series American masters.
Special features: 4 bonus interviews (The making of "Flannery," with directors Elizabeth Coffman, and Mark Bosco; examine "The geranium," O'Connor's first published story; go inside the theatrical adaptation of "Everything that rises must converge"; see how the 1939 premiere of Gone with the wind led to "A late encounter with the enemy").
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.