On Broadway Documentary, starring Hugh Jackman, George C. Wolfe, Helen Mirren, released in New York on August 20
Oscar nominated documentary by Oren Jacoby On Broadway-which tells the story of how Broadway, on the verge of bankruptcy in the ’70s, avoided collapse and reinvented itself – releases in New York City on August 20. The film will then be released in Los Angeles and Long Island on August 27 before a wider expansion on September 3 in San Francisco, Philadelphia, Boston and more.
Watch a trailer featuring interviews with Hugh Jackman, Helen Mirren, George C. Wolfe, Ian McKellen, Christine Baranski and Alec Baldwin, above.
The story of Broadway’s reinvention is told by a cast that also includes August Wilson, Hal Prince, James Corden, John Lithgow, Tommy Tune, Alexandra Billings, David Henry Hwang, Oskar Eustis, Nicholas Hytner, Jack O’Brien, Daniel Sullivan, Trevor Nunn, Julie Taymor, Sonia Friedman, Jeffrey Seller and Tony Kushner.
Directed by Jacoby, On Broadway is produced by Pat Schoenfeld, Stephanie P. MccLelland, No Guarantee Theatricals, John Breglio, Betsy West, Barbara H. Freitag and Riki Kane-Larimer and produced by Jacoby and Holly Siegel.
Photography is by Buddy Squires, Bob Richman and Tom Hurwitz with editing by Abhay Sofsky, Ted Raviv, Steven Wechsler. The film is a release by Kino Lorber.
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