Studs Terkel: Listening To America (2009)

Genre : Documentary
  
Format:  
$19.99
Regularly $24.99
 
 
The long and storied career of the reporter, interviewer, raconteur, and Chicago icon, which actively continued until he was well into his nineties, provides ample fodder for this remarkable documentary portrait. Archival broadcasts combine with insights from a host of admirers from David Schwimmer to Dennis Kucinich to render enjoyable perspective on a true American original. 40 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.
 
SKU: D59781
$19.99
Regularly $24.99
Category:
Documentary
Director:
Eric Simonson
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Format: 
DVD-R Fullscreen
Closed Captioned:
 No
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