|Nelson Algren: The End is Nothing, The Road is All
A film by Mark Blottner, Ilko Davidov & Denis Mueller
85 minutes, documentary, color, English, 2015
This in-depth portrait of notorious American author Nelson Algren uses interviews, rare archival footage, and the gritty voice of Algren himself to capture the elusive and unique literary figure whose fame was cemented with the success of The Man with the Golden Arm and A Walk on the Wild Side.
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"Compelling, exciting, enlightening." - Chicago Tribune
"An essential historical perspective with authoritative and radical sources... at last, who Nelson Algren was and what he meant." - Arts Journal
"Politically inquisitive." - Chicago Sun-Times
● Short film: "Algren's Last Night"