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Author: Neil OrtenbergDaniel O'ConnorBarney RossetDouble O Films (Firm)New Video Group.All authors
Publisher: New York : Distributed by New Video, 2010.
Series: Arthouse films (Series), 011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Chronicles the life and work of Barney Rosset, the influential head of Grove Press and the Evergreen Review, who published such groundbreaking works of fiction as Lady Chatterley's lover, Naked lunch, and Tropic of Cancer, while fighting the U.S. government's obscenity laws along the way.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Biography
Documentary films
Feature films
Nonfiction films
Named Person: Barney Rosset; Barney Rosset
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Ortenberg; Daniel O'Connor; Barney Rosset; Double O Films (Firm); New Video Group.; Arthouse Films.; Curiously Bright Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1422978338 9781422978337
OCLC Number: 636072273
Notes: Originally produced in 2008.
"Arthouse Films, Curiously Bright Entertainment and Double O Film Productions presents"--Container.
"WARNING -- This movie contains nudity & strong language. It may not be appropriate for children"--Container.
Special features: Barney Rosset extended interview ; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Alexander Meillier ; editor, Tanya Ager Meillier.
Performer(s): Barney Rosset, John Waters, Gore Vidal, Ray Manzarek, Erica Jong, John Sayles, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, John Rechy, Michael McClure.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, 4:3 aspect ratio; Dolby digital stereo.
Series Title: Arthouse films (Series), 011.
Other Titles: Portrait of Barney Rosset and Grove Press
Responsibility: Double O Films presents a film by Neil Ortenberg [and] Daniel O'Connor ; producers, Tanya Ager Meillier, Alexander Meillier ; produced and directed by Neil Ortenberg [and] Daniel O'Connor.

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Chronicles the life and work of Barney Rosset, the influential head of Grove Press and the Evergreen Review, who published such groundbreaking works of fiction as Lady Chatterley's lover, Naked lunch, and Tropic of Cancer, while fighting the U.S. government's obscenity laws along the way.

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