The Belle of Amherst
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The Belle of Amherst
Julie Harris reprises her Tony Award-winning Broadway role as 19th century American poet Emily Dickinson in this one-woman interpretation of the great literary figure's life. Against the backdrop of Dickinson's 19th century Amherst, Mass., home, Harris declaims from the reclusive poet's poems, letters and diaries to offer a delicate portrait of the artist as both a real human being and long-suffering genius.

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"Julie Harris is triumphant."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
"An enchanting portrait of Emily Dickerson, one of America's greatest women poets"
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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