John Ford, the man who invented America
International programme - Documentary films
John Ford is the director who helped create the legend of the American West during a career that spanned over fifty years and nearly 150 movies, including Stagecoach (1939), The Grapes of Wrath (1940), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), Cheyenne Autumn (1964), and has contributed to creating the American legend, exploring both its promises and failures.
France | 2019 | 54’
documentary film | CROATIAN PREMIERE
Original title : John Ford, l'homme qui inventa l'Amérique
DIRECTOR Jean-Christophe Klotz | SCREENPLAY Jean-Christophe Klotz | CINEMATOGRAPHY Alberto Marquart, Olivier Raffet | EDITORS Pascal Ariel, Baptiste Filloux | COMPANY Arte France, Hauteville Productions, Lobster Films
Jean-Christophe Klotz (Washington, 1962) is a director and writer, a longtime war correspondent and author of documentary films, including Kigali, des images contre un massacre (2006) and Lignes de front (2009).