- 1h 35min
- Directed by: Ron Mann
- Cast: Robert Altman, Kathryn Reed
- UK release: 3 April 2015
Brisk but comprehensive documentary about Robert Altman, the maverick filmmaker who worked inventively with Hollywood studios back when that was still possible, showing how he developed his trademark uses of large casts, overlapping dialogue, genre subversion, etc. A warm and insightful profile which makes you want to revisit the films.
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Altman30 Mar 2015
Brisk yet insightful documentary celebrating the legendary American filmmaker
Robert Altman remains the very definition of a maverick filmmaker. He worked inventively with the resources of big Hollywood studios when such a thing was possible, and made the most of the greater creative freedoms that came with the smaller budgets of…
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