TRUMAN & TENNESSEE: AN INTIMATE COMNVERSATION NOW PLAYING IN JPT VIRTUAL SCREENING ROOM


A film by Lisa Immordino Vreeland

A revelatory look at the lifelong friendship between legendary writers Truman Capote & Tennessee Williams.

Featuring the voices of Jim Parsons & Zachary Quinto.

The brilliant work, personal struggles, and cultural impact of iconic American writers Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams explodes onto the screen in this innovative dual-portrait documentary.


Filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland masterfully collages a wealth of archival material, including dishy talk show appearances with Dick Cavett and David Frost, with clips from some of the duo’s most memorable movie adaptions: A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, The Glass Menagerie, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, and In Cold Blood. Featuring vibrant voiceover work by award-winning actors Jim Parsons (Capote) and Zachary Quinto (Williams), the film is dripping with wit and wisdom.
It is a celebration of b

Both men's fearless candor and often tumultuous friendship that honors how their identity as gay Southerners informed their timeless artistic achievements and relationships with family, colleagues, confidants, and – most significantly – each other.

To watch this film opening June 18th and support the JPT

https://kinomarquee.com/film/truman-tennessee-an-intimate-conversation/604a50eb4ea599000147d83c/jane-pickens-theatre

DOCUMENTARY

RELEASE DATE

2021

RUNTIME

86 min

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