Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

Switzerland, 2012, 77 Minute Running Time
Language: English

Harry Dean Stanton in person to receive the SDFF 36 John Cassavetes Award

This mesmerizing biographical portrait of this year’s John Cassavetes Award recipient combines cinema vérité, clips from his body of work, and enlightening interviews with the actor and some of his closest collaborators.

With a Hollywood career spanning seven decades, Harry Dean Stanton is an anomaly by industry standards. Selecting roles with strong artistic visions and remaining on the fringes, he rarely plays the lead, yet is one of the most recognizable faces in film still working today. This documentary shows an actor nearing the end of his career with the bittersweet tone of a life lived to the beat of his own drum. His honest and refreshing take on acting translates to an overarching philosophy that breeds freedom yet at the same time loneliness.

Beautifully shot by established cinematographer Seamus McGarvey, Sophie Huber’s Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction goes beyond the standard interviews and clips to present a mood of the man, a visceral feeling, which connects the viewer to the actor in an uncanny fashion.

In cooperation with East High School



For information on group rates and community partnerships please contact Karla Rodriguez at karla@denverfilm.org

DIRECTOR: Sophie Huber
Producer: Christian Davi, Chiemi Karasawa, Christof Neracher, Thomas Thumena
Editor: Angelo Corrao, Russell Greene
Cinematographer: Seamus McGarvey
Principal Cast: Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Sam Shepard, Kris Kristofferson, Wim Wenders

>>
June 2016
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30

Today's Showtimes

Young Filmmakers Workshops Intro A Class 2016
10:00 AM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block Four
10:15 AM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Comedy Block Five
10:30 AM
SeriesFest International Spotlight: No Offence and Beyond the Walls
11:00 AM
SeriesFest Panel: Crowdfunding to Build Independence
12:45 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Comedy Block One
1:00 PM
SeriesFest Panel: Science in Narrative
2:00 PM
SeriesFest Panel: Anatomy of a Show: FX’s The Strain
3:00 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block Seven
3:15 PM
SeriesFest Panel: Uncovering Unscripted Programming: An Insider Look Into What Makes a Hit
3:45 PM
SeriesFest Panel: New Voices in Primetime
5:00 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block One
6:00 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block Three
6:15 PM
SeriesFest Sneak Preview: Netflix’s Last Chance U
6:45 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Comedy Block Three
8:30 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block Six
8:45 PM
SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Comedy Block Two
9:30 PM

Hot Tickets

Sign up for our FREE Email Newsletter

 

CLICK IMAGE for the Member Newsletter

CLICK IMAGE to submit to the Denver Film Festival. 
Withoutabox logos are trademarks of Withoutabox, a DBA of IMDb.com Inc. or its affiliates.

CLICK IMAGE to Renew or Join
Membership Updates and Sign Up

CLICK IMAGE for Information

CLICK IMAGE for more information