Chris and Don: A Love Story

Chris and Don: A Love Story

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Director: Tina Mascara, Guido Santi

Cast: Christopher Isherwood

     
 

Guido Santi and Tina Mascara's documentary Chris and Don. A Love Story traces the romantic relationship between writer Christopher Isherwood and painter Don Bachardy. The filmmakers utilize interviews with Don himself, as well as personal documents belonging to Isherwood, in order to show how the duoSee more details below

Overview

Guido Santi and Tina Mascara's documentary Chris and Don. A Love Story traces the romantic relationship between writer Christopher Isherwood and painter Don Bachardy. The filmmakers utilize interviews with Don himself, as well as personal documents belonging to Isherwood, in order to show how the duo nurtured each other's artistic instincts while establishing a deep emotional bond that survived even after Isherwood's passing.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/24/2009
UPC:
0795975111133
Original Release:
2007
Rating:
NR
Source:
Zeitgeist Films
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:30:00
Sales rank:
35,066

Special Features

Additional home movies, including footage from sets of The Rose Tattoo (1955) and King Vidor's War and Peace (1956); Delted sequences with Don Bachardy, including an interview on gay marriage; Deleted interviews with actresses Leslie Caron (Gigi) and Gloria Stuart (Titanic) and filmmaker John Boorman (Point Blank); U.S. theatrical trailer; "Chris by Don": An 8-page booklet of Bachardy's selected paintings of Isherwood

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Don Bachardy Participant
Christopher Isherwood Actor
Katherine Bucknell Participant
Jim Berg Participant
James P. White Participant
Sara Hodson Participant
Leslie Caron Participant
Michael York Diary Narration

Technical Credits
Tina Mascara Director,Editor,Producer
Guido Santi Director,Editor,Producer
Martina Battistich Associate Producer
Miriam Cutler Score Composer
Andrew Herwitz Executive Producer
Signe Johnson Associate Producer
Julia Scott Producer
Ralph Q. Smith Cinematographer
Francisco Stohr Production Designer
Katrina Swanger Animator
Kristina Swanger Animator
James P. White Executive Producer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Chris and Don: A Love Story
1. Kitty & Dobbin [7:28]
2. Lookign For a Homeland [11:57]
3. Growing Up At the Movies [5:34]
4. Eyes That Ate You Up [5:12]
5. Ted [4:29]
6. Traveling the World [7:42]
7. In Chris's Shadow [6:19]
8. Don the Artist [5:43]
9. "How Can You Deny Me Such Pleasures?" [5:24]
10. Never Apologetic [7:29]
11. Dying Together [7:16]
12. "Every Face Has To Be Important" [9:27]
13. End Credits [3:26]

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