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Directed by
James Chressanthis

Produced by
Zachary W. Kranzler
Kian Soleimanpour
Tony Frere
James Chressanthis

Executive Producers
Jimmy Conroy II
Dr. David B. Kaminsky

Elisa Bonora

Anka Malatynska

Co-Executive Producers
Art Monterastelli
Maboobeh Soleimanpour

Elisa Bonora

Associate Producer
Ashley Wells Lewis

Historical Consultant
Bob Fisher

Producer - Post Production
Michael Raimondi

Post Supervisors
Zachary W. Kranzler
Ryan R. Moos

Original Music by
Jeff Kite
Michael Feldman

Music Supervisor
Josh Marc

Music Clearances
Tracy Lynch-Sanchez

Additional Cinematographers
James Chressanthis, ASC
Ed Gutentag
Melissa Holt
Zoltán Honti
Christopher Windsor Johnson
Tarina Reed

First Assistant Camera
Patrick Blanchet

Second Assistant Camera
Paul Rodriguez

Digital Imaging Technician
Jay Nefcy, SOC

Production Sound
George Flores
Mary Jo Devenney
John Middlekoop

Assistant Editors
Zimo Huang
Neil Jariwala
Tom Runquist
Jim Tanguay

Online Editors
Don Burt Dirk Carlson

Ed Rowin

Smoke Artist
Rick Trader

Michael Carvaines
Elias Christeas
Stephanie Dubov

Production Assistant
Shant Kalenderian

Post Production Assistant
Edward Hewitt, Jr.

Laboratory Services by
Deluxe - Hollywood
Kodak Cinelabs - Hungary
Laser Pacific - Hollywood

Offline by
Union Editorial

Online by
CCI Digital

Title Design by Superfad

Legal Counsel Donaldson & Callif

Archival Film Clips

1978 Oscar Telecast courtesy of
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Budapest Cinematography Master Class
Courtesy of Vilmos Zsigmond

Frances Camera Tests
Courtesy of Graeme Clifford

Hungarian Revolution footage
Courtesy of National Archives

Laszlo Kovacs - Heritage Series Interview
Courtesy of International Cinematographers Guild

Revolt in Hungary
Courtesy of BBC Worldwide

Vilmos on trampoline and “Bolden” set
Courtesy of Dan Pritzker

Still Photographs
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Jordano Bonora
Douglas Kirkland
Audrey Kovács
Tamas Mack
Peter Sorel
Crayton Smith
Ron Vidor
Vilmos Zsigmond, ASC

Film Excerpts

“Psycho A Go Go”
Al Adamson

“Winter Kills”
AVCO Embassy Pictures

“The Savage Seven”
Dick Clark and Richard Rush

“Close Encounters of the Third Kind”
“Easy Rider”
“Five Easy Pieces”
“Ghost Busters”
“Radio Flyer”
Columbia Pictures

“Blow Out”
Filmways Pictures

“The Thrill Killers”
Arch Hall, Sr., George J. Morgan, and Ray Dennis Steckler

“Blood of Ghastly Horror”
Independent International Pictures

“Wild Guitar”
Nicholas Merriwether and Ray Dennis Steckler

“Alex in Wonderland”
Metro-Goldwyn Mayer

“The Ghost and the Darkness”
“Paper Moon”
Paramount Pictures

“Mondo Mod”
Peter Perry

“Citizen Kane”
RKO Radio Pictures

“The Sadist”
L. Steven Snyder and James Landis

“Hells Angels on Wheels”
Joe Solomon and Richard Rush

“The Incredibly Strange Creatures
Who Stopped Living and Became
Mixed Up Zombies”
Ray Dennis Steckler

“My Best Friend’s Wedding”
TriStar Pictures

“Cinderella Liberty”
“The Rose”
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation

“Heaven’s Gate”
“The Last Waltz”
“New York, New York”
United Artists

“The Long Goodbye”
United Artists/Lion’s Gate Films

“The Black Dahlia”
“The Deer Hunter”
“The Hired Hand”
“The Last Movie”
“The River”
“The Sugarland Express”
Universal Pictures

“The Dangerous World of Deliverance”
“McCabe & Mrs. Miller”
“Miss Congeniality”
“The Witches of Eastwick”
Warner Bros. Pictures


“Black Grease”
Written and Performed by The Black Angels
Published by Death Song Publishing (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Light In The Attic Records

“God Bless America”
Written by Irving Berlin
Published by Irving Berlin Music Company

“Happy Birthday To You”
Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty Smith Hill
Published by Summy-Birchard Company

“Love Fades”
Written by James Massie
Performed by Amnesty
Published by Pebble Toss Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Now Again Records, LLC & James Massie

“Mannish Boy”
Written by Mel London, Ellas McDaniel, McKinley Morganfield
Performed by Muddy Waters featuring Robbie Robertson and The Band
Published by Arc Music Corp. (BMI), Watertoons Music (BMI)
and Lonmel Publishing, Inc. (BMI) admin by Bug
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.

“Seven Days To Tahiti”
Written by Stanley Applebaum

Performed by J.J. Johnson
Published by Songs Music Publishing, LLC o/b/o Ram Island Songs (ASCAP)
and Jodi Music (ASCAP)
Courtesy of RCA Victor

Written by Rob Mazurek
Performed by Chicago Underground Trio
Courtesy of Thrill Jockey Records

“St. George’s Dragon”
Written by Kenny Hakansson, Bengt Linnarsson and Pelle Ekman
Performed by Baby Grandmothers
Published by Psychedelic Sorcery Music
Courtesy of Now Again Records, LLC & Subliminal Sounds

“Strange Things Are Happening Every Day”
Written by Sister Rosetta Thorpe
Performed by Fern Jones
Published by Regent Music Corp. (BMI)
Courtesy of Numero Group

Special Thanks
American Society of Cinematographers
Robin L. Becker
Larry Bridges
Creative Communications Services
Jack Cooperman, ASC
Sebastian Copeland
Cyril Drabinsky
Michael Frick
Bob Harvey
Don Henderson
Dennis Hopper
David Huering
James Kellahin
Klaudia Kovács
Ryan O’Neal
Larry Parker
Phil Radin
Red Car
Eric Rodli
Ed and Murphy Romano
Jonny Romano
Sandra Ruch
Leon Silverman
Sparks Ltd. Hungary
Morgan Spurlock
Jens Sturup
Franz Weiser
Beverly Wood
Shawn Wolfe
Judy Wolff
Michael Zakula

Fiscal Sponsor
International Documentary Association

Additional credits are available from ITVS

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