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Date of Birth: October 31, 1927 (92)

Birth Place: New York, NY, USA
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for HAL, the Documentary on the Oscar®-Winning Director Hal Ashby Directed by Amy ScottVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for HAL, the Documentary on the Oscar®-Winning Director Hal Ashby Directed by Amy Scott
by Stage Tube - Aug 17, 2018

Although Hal Ashby directed a remarkable string of acclaimed, widely admired classics throughout the 1970s—HAROLD AND MAUDE, THE LAST DETAIL, SHAMPOO, COMING HOME, BEING THERE—he is often overlooked amid the crowd of luminaries from his generation. Amy Scott's exuberant portrait explores that curious oversight, using rare archival materials, interviews, personal letters, and audio recordings to reveal a passionate, obsessive artist. (more...)

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