Directed by Nicholas D. Wrathall. With Gore Vidal, Howard Auster, James Best, Karen Black. This is an unashamedly opinionated film. In Gore Vidal's America. Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia is a documentary film about the life and career of author Gore Vidal. It premiered at Tribeca Film Festival in 5 Sep - 89 min - Uploaded by esclad Gore Vidal was one of the worlds most dominant intellectuals of the 20th century. In this.
Product Description. Gore Vidal, the blustery and the brilliant, never shied away from slinging his stinging opinions about government, his contemporaries and. With interviews and footage from his television appearances, this documentary chronicles the life and career of outspoken writer Gore Vidal. Watch trailers. Gore Vidal: United States of Amnesia” is a documentary about the life and times of the stubbornly liberal author.
No twentieth-century figure has had a more profound effect on the worlds of literature, film, politics, historical debate, and the culture wars than Gore Vidal. As long as you are at peace with the fact that a documentary made by a friend of the subject's nephew and executive produced by that nephew. Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia – by the Australian film-maker Nicholas Wrathall – has been doing the rounds of festival circuits since. “Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia” delves into the life and relationships of the author, who died in , while breezing over his. In Gore Vidal's America, the political coup has already happened. The right have triumphed and the human values of the liberals have been consigned to history.