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Willa Cather: The Road is All
     

Willa Cather: The Road is All

Director: Joel Geyer

Cast: David Strathairn, Marcia Gay Harden, Willa Cather

 
Few events had as much impact on the life of young Willa Cather than her move from a lavish Virginia home to the endless prairies of Nebraska. A profound influence on the developing writer's style and storytelling, the creativity afforded to Cather by that fateful move fueled such acclaimed works as My Antonia and the Pulitzer Prize-winning One of Ours.

Overview

Few events had as much impact on the life of young Willa Cather than her move from a lavish Virginia home to the endless prairies of Nebraska. A profound influence on the developing writer's style and storytelling, the creativity afforded to Cather by that fateful move fueled such acclaimed works as My Antonia and the Pulitzer Prize-winning One of Ours. Now literature fans can explore the background of the inspirational female author in a detailed documentary exploring both the influences and works of a writer whose frequent surges in popularity give knowing testament to the power of her words.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/25/2006
UPC:
0841887005890
Original Release:
2005
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Time:
1:30:00
Sales rank:
70,339

Special Features

Closed Caption; Filmmakers' commentary

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Willa Cather - The Road Is All
1. Introduction [1:11]
2. Virginia to Nebraska [2:31]
3. Growing Up in Red Cloud [8:10]
4. College [4:31]
5. Pittsburgh [3:52]
6. New York [5:07]
7. The Writer's Voice [7:53]
8. The Song of the Lark [3:26]
9. My Antonia [6:15]
10. One of Ours [7:38]
11. The Professor's House [7:13]
12. Death Comes for the Archbishop [5:38]
13. Literary Phenomenon [8:44]
14. Last Works [4:49]
15. Credits [5:58]

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