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Tell Them Who You Are Details

  • Release Date: May 13, 2005
  • Rated:
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Family & Personal Relationships, Film, Film & Television History, Interpersonal Relationships, TV & Radio

FULL SYNOPSIS

[[Performer~P206384~Mark Wexler~markswexler]] is a successful photojournalist who has also distinguished himself as a documentary filmmaker, but in many ways he has spent much of his life in the shadow of his more famous father, [[Performer~P116529~Haskell Wexler~haskellwexler]]. One of Hollywood's greatest cinematographers, [[Performer~P116529~Haskell~haskellwexler]] is also known as a director (he made the acclaimed feature [[Feature~V32056~Medium Cool~mediumcool]] as well as a handful of documentaries) and as a tireless political activist. But while [[Performer~P116529~Haskell~haskellwexler]] is widely respected as a major talent, he's also known for being fiercely opinionated and difficult to work with, and [[Performer~P206384~Mark~markswexler]] makes no secret of the fact that he's had a prickly relationship with his dad. [[Performer~P206384~Mark Wexler~markswexler]] takes a detailed look at the life and work of [[Performer~P116529~Haskell Wexler~haskellwexler]] in Tell Them Who You Are, which examines [[Performer~P116529~Haskell~haskellwexler]]'s career in the movie business, his relationship with his family (including his three marriages and his frequent lack of respect for [[Performer~P206384~Mark~markswexler]]), and how he's viewed by his friends and peers. Interview subjects include [[Performer~P24098~Jane Fonda~janefonda]], [[Performer~P104390~Paul Newman~paulnewman]], [[Performer~P100308~George Lucas~georgelucas]], [[Performer~P88134~Michael Douglas~michaeldouglas]], [[Performer~P90166~Milos Forman~milosforman]], [[Performer~P94983~Ron Howard~ronhoward]], [[Performer~P94825~Dennis Hopper~dennishopper]], and many more. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi

  • Release date:May 13, 2005

Cast

Crew

Sarah Levyk
Cinematographer
Blake Leyh
Composer (Music Score)
Robert DeMaio
Editor
Mark Luethi
Associate Producer
Michael Kowalski
Sound/Sound Designer
Joan Churchill
Camera Operator
Patrick Loungway
Camera Operator
Haskell Wexler
Camera Operator
John Ealer
Camera Operator
Jon Else
Camera Operator
Keith Walker
Camera Operator
Robert DeMaio
Narration Writer
Marianne Angelo
Title Design
Sarah Levy
Additional Cinematography
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