- By Taylor Plimpton – My father’s voice was like one of those supposedly extinct deep-sea creatures that wash up on the shores of Argentina every now and then. It came from a different era, shouldn’t have still existed, but … Continue reading
News and Information about George Plimpton and the upcoming documentary.
Tickets are available for the world premiere of Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself. The documentary film about the man who did it all will be at the AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival in Washington, D.C. The premiere showing is on … Continue reading
From Stephanie Merry reporting in the Washington Post: The carefully curated 114 films of the 10th annual Silverdocs film festival, running Monday through June 24, make one thing clear: There is no magic ingredient that makes a documentary great. But finding … Continue reading
The trailer for Plimpton! debuted on Indiewire, the leading news and information website for independent-minded filmmakers, the industry and moviegoers alike.
It’s official Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton will make its world premiere at AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Documentary Festival in Washington, D.C. The premiere showing is on June 21 at 8:30 p.m. The film will also be shown on June 23 at … Continue reading
By Cary Chow Last April I returned to TV hosting for the first time since “Fresh TV” – for those who don’t know – it’s only the greatest travel-entertainment-reality-cable access show of all time. I was a co-host for a … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who turned out for our sneak preview screening at IFFBoston! We had a great crowd at the Brattle and were thrilled with the reception the film received. After the movie, we took the audience with us … Continue reading
The following review came from Meet In the Lobby as part of the website’s coverage of the Independent Film Festival of Boston. Known for his fearless “participatory journalism,” the late George Plimpton was equal parts Walter Mitty, Studs Terkel and … Continue reading
Directed by Tom Bean and Luke Poling, Plimpton! Starring George Plimpton as Himself is a documentary about the writer, editor, amateur sportsman,and friend to many, George Plimpton. The film uses Plimpton’s own voice, along with stories from friends, family, and … Continue reading
Advanced tickets for Plimpton! are sold out for the Independent Film Festival of Boston. The biographical documentary on the extraordinary life of experiences and accomplishments of George Plimpton will have a special sneak preview screening in the Brattle Theatre on … Continue reading