First cousin once removed : : [a story of life after memory ... inside the mind of poet Edwin Honig] / HBO Documentary Films ; a film by Alan Berliner ; produced, directed and edited, Alan Berliner
- Language Note:
- Bonus features: director Alan Berliner in conversation with Richard Peña; Edwin Honig memorial tribute; "56 ways of saying I don't remember" / a short film by Alan Berliner; reference websites to learn more about the poetry of Edwin Honig.
- A distinguished poet, translator, critic and teacher, Edwin Honig wrote dozens of books and poems that attracted critical praise around the world. His seminal translations awakened English-speaking readers to previously overlooked literary giants, resulting in honorary knighthoods from the king of Spain and the president of Portugal. Acclaimed documentary filmmaker Alan Berliner paints a deeply personal portrait of his "good friend, cousin and mentor" as Honig journeys through the ravages of Alzheimer's disease and memory loss.
- Related Titles:
- 56 ways of saying I don't remember
- Audience Notes:
- Rating: TV-14.
- This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Originally produced in 2013.
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play in all DVD players or drives.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Camera, Ian Vollmer ; co-producer, Shari Spiegel ; story consultant, Susi Korda ; creative associate, Mónica Savirón ; original music composed by Miranda Hentoff ; sound mixer, Bill Seery. For HBO: senior producer, Lisa Heller ; executive producer, Sheila Nevins.
- Technical Details:
- DVD-R, region 1, widescreen; stereo.
- Source of Acquisition:
- Purchased with funds from the Paterno Libraries Endowment (Campus College Libraries); 2014
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