It’s All True

On April 22, 2013

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AllTrueDVDDirectors: Richard Wilson, Myron Meisel, Bill Krohn

Writers: Bill Krohn, Richard Wilson, Myron Meisel

Actors: Manuel ‘Jacare’ Olimpio Meira, Jeronimo André De Souza, Raimundo ‘Tata’ Correia Lima

Production Co.: Paramount Pictures, Les Films Balenciaga

Country: USA, France

Year: 1993

Language: English dialogue with some Portuguese subtitled in English and with optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned in English.

Format: DVD (or VHS)

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Summary: Orson Welles’ ambitious film project in Brazil for the United States’ anti-Nazi “Good neighbor policy” was shelved by RKO. This documentary features the story of the film’s making and unmaking and includes portions of “Story of Samba (Carnaval)”, “My friend Bonito” and all of “Four men on a raft” which was the only part of the project completed.

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