The Wilgus Stories
3-short films brought together as a one hour about a boy growing into adulthood in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1960's. Starring Ned Beatty and a combination of actors and non-actors. Adapted from short stories by Kentucky author, Gurney Norman. Individually the short films played at Sundance, Locarno, London, New York Film Festival, Berlin, and others. As a one-hour triptych, it opened at SXSW.
- Running time
- 57 minutes
- Andrew Garrison ... Director/Writer/Producer
- United States
- Years of Production
- 1990-2000--releases in 1991, 1995 and 2000
- Eastern Kentucky
- Prod. Partners
- Appalshop and ITVS
- Release year
- New York Film Festival, Locarno, Sundance, SXSW, Berlin, Rotterdam, London, Sydney..others in parts and as full one hour
- list coming.
- First two shorts released independently plus festival tour and PBS broadcast. Full "The Wilgus Stories" also broadcast on PBS.
- Broadcast (Prod.)
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