About the film
Studs Terkel : Listening to America
Release Date: May 15, 2009
|Slogan||:||«Documentary about the life and career of the author and pioneer of radio & television, Studs Terkel.»|
|Production Companies||:||Lucky Duck Productions, Educational Film Center|
|Producers||:||Linda Ellerbee, Lisa Heller, Rolfe Tessem, Wally Berger, Josh Veselka, Sheila Nevins, Adrian Marin, Bonnie Nelson Schwartz|
For over 60 years, Studs Terkel elevated the voices and experiences of everyday Americans through his skillful interviews on radio, in books and on TV. This documentary takes a fond and illuminating look back at one of America's most influential authors and media personalities whose curiosity about people never dimmed over the course of a long and brilliant career.