On Story

Script to Screen: The Revenant

Season 7 Episode 13 | 26m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Screenwriter Mark L. Smith discusses adapting The Revenant from book to screen, working with Alejandro Iñárritu, and getting that famous bear attack right. For their work on this stunning - and freezing - historical picture, Iñárritu won the Academy Award(r) for Best Director, Emmanual Lubezki won for Best Cinematography, and DiCaprio won his first award for Best Actor.

Aired: 07/08/17

Rating: NR

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