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Showing 1 - 10 of 16 titles with a criteria of Subject is Authors and Writers


A remarkable artist who helps us see the humanity in others.

Bullfrog Films | 1995 | 28 minutes

Frances Moore Lappe shows how to practice vegetarianism and address world hunger.

Bullfrog Films | 1974 | 28 minutes

Compellingly brings out the contradictory feelings that war evokes - fear and anger, but also seduction, fascination and excitement. With Michael Herr (Apocalypse Now, Dispatches).

Icarus Films | 2001 | 52 minutes

The story of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, author of One Hundred Years of Solitude and Nobel Prize winner.

Icarus Films | 2015 | 90 minutes

A summation of the life and work of Gore Vidal: novelist, essayist, polemicist, intellectual and bon vivant, who played a critical role in American public life for more than 50 years.

Bullfrog Films | 2014 | 89 minutes

An intimate and revealing look at Henry Miller, and his life and work through this program from the archives that originally aired on television in Quebec in 1969.

Icarus Films | 1969 | 58 minutes

Biographical profile of the out-spoken African-American writer.

Icarus Films | 1983 | 60 minutes

A charming program from over 40 years ago: Jack Kerouac talks about his childhood, writing On the Road and the origin of the word 'beat.'

Icarus Films | 1967 | 30 minutes

Moving portrait of legendary environmentalist, Doug Peacock.

Bullfrog Films | 1989 | 60 minutes

Follows two West African poets and lifelong friends, Syl Cheney-Coker and Niyi Osundare, as they travel through their home countries of Sierra Leone and Nigeria to explore what has shaped their art.

Icarus Films | 2018 | 99 minutes