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CHARLIE: THE LIFE AND ART OF CHARLES CHAPLIN

USA, 2003 (MIFF 2003, Documentaries)

Director: Richard Schickel

Full of fascinating and insightful interviews with some of the Hollywood elite including Martin Scorsese, Woody Allen, Johnny Depp and Robert Downey Jr., three of Chaplin's children, actors and collaborators on his films as well as biographers and critics including David Thomson and Andrew Sarris. These accounts, combined with rare archival footage and excerpts from Chaplin classics, make Charlie an event not to be missed.

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