Thursday, May 1, 2008

Alex Gibney's Latest Film - Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

After debuting at the 2008 Sundance Film festival in January and being nominated for the Grand Jury Prize, Alex's Gibney's latest documentary is set for nationwide release on July 4th. A documentary on the late author and cultural icon, Gonzo is an exploration of Thompson’s personal and professional life, with particular emphasis on understanding the celebrity persona that Thompson cultivated, seemingly at the expense of his talents as a journalist.