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Public Speaking

Drawing on highlights from her career, Public Speaking shining a light on Fran Lebowitz's trademark wit and singular observations of modern life.

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D: Martin Scorsese | 2010 | USA | 83 minutes 

Legendary New York writer and cultural luminary Fran Lebowitz takes centre stage in this delightful doc from Oscar winner Martin Scorsese. Drawing on highlights from her career, Public Speaking weaves together Lebowitz’s hilarious monologues with footage of her speaking engagements from the 70s to today, shining a light on her trademark wit and singular observations of modern life.
"An extraordinary mind that both fueled and fed the zeitgeist.

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Drawing on highlights from her career, Public Speaking shining a light on Fran Lebowitz's trademark wit and singular observations of modern life.

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“An ode to the art of conversation, and it's a delight.”
– SEATTLE TIMES
“One of the greatest movies based around talk of all time.”
– SLANT MAGAZINE