Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak

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Overview

Lance Bangs and Spike Jonze direct this loving documentary about celebrated author Maurice Sendak. The filmmakers don't shy away from Sendak's occasionally prickly attitude, but they are sure to include glowing compliments from a number of luminaries including Meryl Streep, James Gandolfini, and the award-winning playwright Tony Kushner.
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Overview

Lance Bangs and Spike Jonze direct this loving documentary about celebrated author Maurice Sendak. The filmmakers don't shy away from Sendak's occasionally prickly attitude, but they are sure to include glowing compliments from a number of luminaries including Meryl Streep, James Gandolfini, and the award-winning playwright Tony Kushner.
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Special Features

Tell Them Anything You Want; ; Maurice at the World's Fair: A Humorous take on a story from Maurice's Childhood, with Spike Jonze and Catherine Keener; ; Q&A with Spike Jonze and Maurice Sendak at The Museum of Modern Art; Maurice's Birthday Tribute with Meryl Streep, James Gandolfini, Catherine Keener; An Exclusive Essay on Maurice Sendak by Tony Kushner
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/2/2010
  • UPC: 896602002227
  • Original Release: 2009
  • Rating:

  • Source: Oscilloscope
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 1:28:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 56,572

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Spike Jonze Participant
James Gandolfini Participant
Meryl Streep Participant
Catherine Keener Participant
Tony Kushner Participant
Technical Credits
Lance Bangs Director
Spike Jonze Director
Donna Bascom Executive Producer
Jeff Buchanan Editor
Carter Burwell Score Composer
Warren Dern Executive Producer
Hunter Hill Producer
Chiemi Karasawa Co-producer
Vincent Landay Producer
Perry Moore Producer
Karen O Score Composer
Allison Sarofim Producer
Mary Wharton Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait Of Maurice Sendak
1. Introduction [:13]
2. Family [1:30]
3. The Brothers Sendak [4:26]
4. Wild Things [4:04]
5. A Happy Book [3:20]
6. Gay Artist [3:13]
7. Death, Death, Death [2:34]
8. Lindbergh Baby [:54]
9. The Accident [6:12]
10. Need To Achieve [4:20]
11. "A Lucky Man" [3:26]
12. End Credits [5:22]
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