MPB Classics

William Faulkner: A Life on Paper (1979)

01/01/2021 | 1h 54m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

A feature-length documentary chronicling William Faulkner’s life and the creation of his fictional Yoknapatawpha County. As the literary world became enthralled with The Sound and the Fury and As I Lay Dying, Faulkner wrestled with many demons of his own. Through interviews with his family and contemporaries, a portrait is painted of the Nobel Prize winning author. Originally released in 1979.

Aired: 01/01/21

Rating: NR

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MPB Classics is a local public television program presented by MPB.