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John Ford: The Man Who Invented America (2019)

John Ford, l'homme qui inventa l'Amérique (original title)
This documentary follows the life of the renowned american director, author of more than 150 works and winner of more Oscar awards than any other, and shed ligth on the significance of his most outstanding films.

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François Bringer (collaboration), Jean-Christophe Klotz

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Cast

Cast overview:
Paul Bandey ... Narrator (voice)
John Ford ... Himself (archive footage)
Joseph McBride ... Himself, author of 'Searching for John Ford'
Cécile Gornet Cécile Gornet ... Herself, author of 'L'Écriture de l'histoire au miroir du cinéma. Les westerns de John Ford'
Michel Cieutat Michel Cieutat ... Himself, film historian
Jennifer Ortiz Jennifer Ortiz ... Herself, Texas beef producer
Fermin Ortiz Fermin Ortiz ... Himself, Texas beef producer
Donald Trump ... Himself (archive footage)
Nancy Schoenberger Nancy Schoenberger ... Herself, professor of English
Darryl F. Zanuck ... Himself (archive footage)
Dan Ford Dan Ford ... Himself, grandson of director John Ford
Henry Fonda ... Himself (archive footage)
John Wayne ... Himself (archive footage)
Angelo Baca Angelo Baca ... Himself
Chale Nafus Chale Nafus ... Himself, film historian
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This documentary follows the life of the renowned american director, author of more than 150 works and winner of more Oscar awards than any other, and shed ligth on the significance of his most outstanding films.

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Country:

France

Language:

English | French

Release Date:

4 June 2019 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

John Ford, Amerikan syvä ääni See more »

Filming Locations:

Llano, Texas, USA See more »

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