Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You (2016)
Directed by Heidi Ewing / Rachel Grady
Genres - Culture & Society, Film, TV & Radio | Sub-Genres - Biography, Film & Television History | Release Date - Jul 8, 2016 (USA - Limited) | Run Time - 91 min. | Countries - United States | MPAA Rating - NR
Synopsis by Jack Rodgers
This documentary profiles legendary TV mogul Norman Lear, best known for creating a number of groundbreaking 1970s sitcoms (All in the Family, Sanford and Son, The Jeffersons, One Day at a Time, Maude, Good Times) that plumbed the cultural changes roiling the country. The film uses the recurring motif of a theater filled with television screens as a means to explore Lear's personal life, his work, and his impact on American society. Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady.