The Long Haul of A.I. Bezzerides
Reel Life: Based on Truth and Lies • 55m
A celebration of the life of singular artist, A.I. Bezzerides; novelist, screenwriter, contemporary of William Faulkner and John Fante, and the last of the proletariat poets.
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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
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