Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    88 mins
  • Release Date
    2015
  • Countries
    United States
  • Languages
    English

ANGELIKA’S NOTE

To everyone's surprise, fifty-five years after the publication of "To Kill a Mockingbird" Harper Lee is publishing another novel. "Go Set a Watchman" was written before Lee's beloved masterpiece, as director Mary McDonagh Murphy explains in this update of her 2011 documentary "Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill a Mockingbird." Murphy's new version of the film, "Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman," sifts through the facts and speculation surrounding Lee and both her novels, and includes interviews with Lee's older sister, close friends, and literary admirers, from Oprah Winfrey to Wally Lamb.
DIRECTED BY:
Mary McDonagh Murphy
CAST INCLUDES:
Oprah Winfrey, Wally Lamb

SYNOPSIS

Fifty-five years after the publication of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Harper Lee publishes a new novel.

Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman

    Genre
    Documentary
  • Runtime
    88 mins
  • Release Date
    2015
  • Countries
    United States
  • Languages
    English
DIRECTED BY
Mary McDonagh Murphy
CAST INCLUDES
Oprah Winfrey, Wally Lamb
To everyone's surprise, fifty-five years after the publication of "To Kill a Mockingbird" Harper Lee is publishing another novel. "Go Set a Watchman" was written before Lee's beloved masterpiece, as director Mary McDonagh Murphy explains in this update of her 2011 documentary "Hey, Boo: Harper Lee & To Kill a Mockingbird." Murphy's new version of the film, "Harper Lee: From Mockingbird to Watchman," sifts through the facts and speculation surrounding Lee and both her novels, and includes interviews with Lee's older sister, close friends, and literary admirers, from Oprah Winfrey to Wally Lamb.

Fifty-five years after the publication of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” Harper Lee publishes a new novel.