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    The World According to John Irving

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    The World According to John Irving

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  • The World According to John Irving

    The World According to John Irving

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  • The World According to John Irving

    The World According to John Irving

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  • The World According to John Irving

    The World According to John Irving

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  • The World According to John Irving

    The World According to John Irving

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  • The World According to John Irving

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The World According to John Irving

a film by André Schäfer

The World According to John Irving

Germany | 2012 | 90:00 min

Original Title:
JOHN IRVING UND WIE ER DIE WELT SIEHT

Formal Categories

Biography / Portrait History Arts

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
John Irving is one of the world’s most read writers: More than 10 million copies of his 12 novels have been sold in 30 languages. In 2012 Irving celebrated his 70th birthday.

When reading John Irving, you get the feeling that you are sitting at a table and one of the characters is handing you a glass of wine: Irving is one of the world’s most read writers: More than 10 million copies of his 12 novels have been sold in 30 languages. In 2012 Irving celebrated his 70th birthday. The film visualises the elation in Irving’s novels, a factor which makes him a literary figure of global format: a reality available for everyone, approachable though closely knitted and inhabited by characters and inventions boasting an exuberant lust for storytelling.
Festivals/Awards

Montreal, Cambridge, New Hampshire and EPOS – The International Art Film Festival, Israel
Cast and Crew
  • Director André Schäfer
  • Screenwriter Claudia E. Krasziekiewicz, Hartmut Kasper
  • Director of Photography Andy Lehmann
  • Sound Alexander Czart, Thorten Czart
Original Languages

German

English

Production Company
FLORIANFILM GMBH
Unter Krähenbäumen 4, 50670 Köln

Phone: +49 221 2005280

Fax: +49 221 2005282

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http://www.florianfilm.de
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