BIFF 2020
International documentary

The 50 Year Argument

ORIGINAL TITLE:
The 50 Year Argument
USA / Japan / Storbritannia/ 2014/ 1 t. 58 min.
LANGUAGE:
engelsk
CAST:
Barbara Epstein, Gore Vidal, Robert Lowell, W.H. Auden,
DIRECTOR:
Martin Scorsese, David Tedeschi
WRITER:
Martin Scorsese
CINEMATOGRAPHER:
Ellen Kuras, Lisa Rinzler
PRODUCER:
Margaret Bodde, Martin Scorsese, David Tedeschi
TEMA:
Media
Martin Scorsese and David Tedeschi tells the story of The New York Review of Books.

THE 50 YEAR ARGUMENT tells the history of the New York Review of Books. Since its inception in 1963, the magazine has turned heads and forged a new path for both literary criticism and writing on culture, economics, science and current affairs. In 2013 the magazine celebrated the 50th anniversary of first edition, and this is where directors Martin Scorsese and David Tedeschi start their historical journey, giving us a look behind the scenes of a provocative, critical and critically acclaimed publication.

 

Martin Scorsese, David Tedeschi

Martin Scorsese (USA, 1942) and David Tedeschi (USA) Scorsese is known for films such as THE WOLF OF WALL STREET (2013) og THE DEPARTED (2006). This is Tedeschi's first film as a director.

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