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Searching for Orson
Croatian father-and-son filmmakers Jakov and Dominik Sedlar explore the genius of Citizen Kane director Orson Welles through the examination of lost footage from unfinished projects and interviews with the friends, family, and colleagues who knew him best in this documentary, which delves deeper into the public persona of the actor, director, writer, and editor than ever before. An extensively researched oral and visual examination of the legendary entertainer, Searching for Orson also includes interviews with such filmmakers as Steven Spielberg and Peter Bogdanovich, exploring just how the… More

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"Nothing about Welles was ordinary, and this film does capture the love and admiration so many people still maintain for this Renaissance man..."
‑ Kirk Honeycutt, Hollywood Reporter
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