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Bukowski: Born Into This Details

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Advertising writer [[Performer~P20474~John Dullaghan~johndullaghan]] makes his feature-length directorial debut with the documentary Bukowski: Born Into This. The infamous poet, novelist, and screenwriter [[Performer~P83489~Charles Bukowski~charlesbukowski]] has made a legacy of writing about hard living in a unique prose style. His work paralleled his lifestyle, leading to the autobiographical novels Women, Hollywood, and Post Office. This documentary investigates his life through archival clips, interviews, and footage of the man himself. He appears at a public reading in San Francisco's City Lights Bookstore. Conversations with [[Performer~P83489~Bukowski~charlesbukowski]]'s friends, including rock star [[Performer~P7314~Bono~bono]] and actor [[Performer~P106027~Sean Penn~seanpenn]], reveals some personal stories and experiences. Bukowski: Born Into This was nominated for the Grand Jury Prize in the documentary competition at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi

  • Release date:January 18, 2003

Cast

Charles Bukowski
as Himself
Bono
as Himself
Harry Dean Stanton
as Himself
Sean Penn
as Himself

Crew

John Dullaghan
Director
John Dullaghan
Producer
Matt Mindlin
Cinematographer
Bill Langley
Cinematographer
Jennifer Boyd
Composer (Music Score)
Victor Livingston
Editor
John McCormick
Co-producer
Jennifer Boyd
Sound/Sound Designer
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