John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man
- Street Date:
- March 24th, 2015
- Movie Release Year:
- Olive Films
- Release Country
- United States
Maureen O'Hara, Peter Bogdanovich, Martin Scorsese, Jim Sheridan, Gabriel Byrne
Sé Merry Doyle
In the emotional and entertaining documentary, John Ford: Dreaming The Quiet Man, director Sé Merry Doyle explores the tenacity of director John Ford and his twenty-year struggle to bring the classic film The Quiet Man to the screen.
The Quiet Man would go on to become a world wide box-office sensation, and win John Ford the Academy Award for Best Director and Winton C. Hoch and Archie Stout an Oscar for Best Cinematography.
Doyle's documentary features interviews with film notables including leading lady Maureen O Hara and directors Martin Scorsese, Peter Bogdanovich and Jim Sheridan, who share the indelible impact that the film has had their lives and influenced their careers. This revealing behind-the-scenes look at the making of Ford s classic is highlighted with rare and never-before-seen home movies documenting the cast and crew s time filming in Ireland.
Narrated by Gabriel Byrne, John Ford: Dreaming The Quiet Man provides viewers with a unique glimpse inside the making of a time-tested classic.
- Bonus interview with Maureen O Hara
- Deleted Scenes