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The Capote tapes  Cover Image DVD DVD

The Capote tapes / produced by Zara Akester, Ebs Burnough, Lawrence Elman, Holly Whiston ; written by Ebs Burnough, Holly Whiston ; directed by Ebs Burnough.

Burnough, Ebs, (producer, screenwriter, director.). Capote, Truman, 1924-1984 (on-screen participant.). Cavett, Dick, (interviewee.). Bacall, Lauren, 1924-2014 (interviewee.). Mailer, Norman, (interviewee.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786318448185 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6318448187 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Kino Lorber, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced in 2019.
Participant or Performer Note:
Truman Capote, Dick Cavett, Lauren Bacall, Norman Mailer, Andre Leon Talley.
Summary, etc.:
Answered Prayers was meant to be Truman Capote's greatest masterpiece, an epic novel of New York City's glittering jet-set society, following his smashing success with Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood. Instead, it sparked his downfall. Through access to never-before-heard audio archives and interviews with Capote's friends and enemies, including Dick Cavett, Lauren Bacall, Norman Mailer and Andr ̌Leon Talley, this documentary reveals the rise and fall of America's most iconic gay writer.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Laser optical DVD.
Language Note:
In English; optional English SDH subtitles.
Subject: Capote, Truman, 1924-1984.
Authors, American > 20th century.
Genre: Biographical films.

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.


  • 3 current holds with 1 total copy.


3 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howe Library DVD B CAPOTE 31254003749161 New DVDs - Main floor Checked out 11/29/2021

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