About the film
paris, france great depression celebrity mockumentary chameleon psychiatrist found footage newsreel footage electroconvulsive therapy 1920s 1930s
Release Date: July 15, 1983
|Slogan||:||«You wanted more when it was all over!»|
|Production Companies||:||Orion Pictures|
|Producers||:||Todd M. Thaler, Juliet Taylor, Robert Greenhut, Helen Robin, Charles H. Joffe, Jack Rollins, Ezra Swerdlow, Timothy M. Bourne, Michael Peyser, Michael Peyser, Paula Herold|
Fictional documentary about the life of human chameleon Leonard Zelig, a man who becomes a celebrity in the 1920s due to his ability to look and act like whoever is around him. Clever editing places Zelig in real newsreel footage of Woodrow Wilson, Babe Ruth, and others.