The Great Buster A Celebration DVD
Written, directed and narrated by Peter Bogdanovich.
Documentary. 1 disc. Running time: 97 mins approx. Year: 2018. Colour and Black & White.
Featuring interviews with: Quentin Tarantino, Mel Brooks, Cybill Shepherd, Bill Irwin,Werner Herzog, Dick Van Dyke and many more.
Archive appearances include: Buster Keaton, Louise Keaton, Buster Keaton Jr, Frank Capra, Red Skelton, Orson Welles and Roscoe ‘Fatty’ Arbuckle.
Extras include: Paul Merton film intro; Q&A with Paul Merton and David Macleod. Conversations from the Quad with Peter Bogdanovich. Theatrical Trailer.
The Great Buster celebrates the life and career of one of the most influential filmmakers and comedians of the silent film era. His unique style and prodigious output created an everlasting cinematic legacy which is still entertaining. He is recognized today, with Charlie Chaplin and Harold Lloyd, as one of the true geniuses of comedy. This documentary is filled with beautifully restored film from the Cohen Film Collection.