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The Robert Drew Kennedy Films Collection (2008, original release: 1960)


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Published: [United States] : New Video Group, 2008
Description:  2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1422914194, 9781422914199,
Language:  English

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Special features: Commentary from Robert Drew and photographer Richard Leacock ; The Originators: Robert Drew, Richard Leacock, D.A. Pennebaker, and Albert Maysles recall their Primary breakthrough ; 30/15: 30 years of Robert Drew filmmaking in 30 minutes

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Widely considered a breakthrough in documentary filmmaking, the three films in this 2-disc set offer the most intimate and candid look at Kennedy ever put on film. These three seminal films provide a captivating history of JFK - from his young years as a senator to his days in the White House, to fallen hero


Primary (1960) -- Crisis: Behind a presidential commitment (1963) -- Faces of November (1964)

Related Searches:
Kennedy, John F. -- 1917-1963 -- (John Fitzgerald),
Kennedy, Robert F., -- 1925-1968
Wallace, George C. -- 1919-1998 -- (George Corley),
University of Alabama
Cinéma vérité
United States -- History -- 1961-1969
Documentary films
Public performance rights
Added--20081215 advd

Additional Credits:
Drew, Robert, 1924-
New Video Group

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