Bird by Bird with Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Anne Lamott

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Overview

Bird by Bird With Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Anne Lamott profiles the writer's writer Anne Lamott, author of fiction and of the celebrated writer's self-help book Bird by Bird. The documentary follows rare spirit Anne Lamott for one year of writing and living, chaos and craft. Along the way, she raises her son, attends church, confides her weaknesses, and empathizes with struggling writers. With a sense of humor and a writer's flair, Lamott discusses weighty things, including her bout with alcoholism and ...
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Overview

Bird by Bird With Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Anne Lamott profiles the writer's writer Anne Lamott, author of fiction and of the celebrated writer's self-help book Bird by Bird. The documentary follows rare spirit Anne Lamott for one year of writing and living, chaos and craft. Along the way, she raises her son, attends church, confides her weaknesses, and empathizes with struggling writers. With a sense of humor and a writer's flair, Lamott discusses weighty things, including her bout with alcoholism and her decision to keep her baby.
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Special Features

Anne Lamott's trademark lecture on writing; Filmaker biography
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/31/2009
  • UPC: 767685146200
  • Original Release: 1998
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Video Group
  • Time: 54:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 100,024

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Anne Lamott Participant
Technical Credits
Freida Lee Mock Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Erik Daarstad Cinematographer
Bob Elfstrom Cinematographer
Jon Else Cinematographer
Terry Sanders Cinematographer
Isaiah Sanders Score Composer
Anne Stein Editor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Bird by Bird with Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Anne Lamott
1. Background and Youth [10:19]
2. Sobriety and St. Andrew [8:33]
3. Close Friends and Family [16:38]
4. Spreading the Word [3:04]
5. Legendary Talks [13:34]
6. Credits [1:20]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Bird by Bird with Annie: A Film Portrait of Writer Anne Lamott
   Play
   Scenes
   Extras
      Extended Lecture by Anne Lamott
      Filmaker Bio
      About Docurama
         Credits
         Trailers
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