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The Capote Tapes (15)

Cinema On Demand

Capote sitting in a room with a mask on his head surrounded by people

Through audio archive and interviews with Truman Capote's friends and enemies, this intimate documentary reveals the rise and fall of the iconic American writer.

This documentary brings together never-before-heard taped interviews, archive footage and photographs to form a tantalisingly intriguing portrait of the life and career of Truman Capote. 

The film particularly focuses on the years after 'In Cold Blood', one of Capote's most famous books. The larger-than-life writer falls into the world of New York socialites, embeds himself amongst the wealthy elite and leads an evermore hedonistic lifestyle until the bitter end.

US 2021 Dir Ebs Burnough 91 min

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