Emile De Antonio: Films Of A Radical Saint
Known for his radical leftist ideology and regarded as an influential documentary filmmaker, Emile de Antonio crafted works of provocative power. This collection of his films includes "Millhouse: A White Comedy" (1971), which lambastes Richard Nixon; "Underground" (1976), a profile of the 1960s radical organization the Weather Underground; and "Mr. Hoover And I" (1989), completed shortly before de Antonio's death, in which he attacks controversial FBI head J. Edgar Hoover as well as reviewing the McCarthy era and the Iran-Contra hearings. Three-disc set also includes "In The Year Of The Pig." 6 hrs. total. Standard/Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; bonus footage; theatrical trailers.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Documentary Feature