2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

Double Play: James Benning and Richard Linklater

A documentary portrait of the friendship between the renowned filmmakers James Benning and Richard Linklater that combines filmed conversations and extensive archival material to explore connections and divergences in their respective approaches to life and cinema.

Director: Gabe Klinger

Executive Producer: Daniel Chung, Rick Curnutte

Producer: Berndt Mader, Sonia Buchman, Rodrigo Areias

Screenwriter: Gabe Klinger, Eugenio Renzi

Cinematographer: Eduard Grau

Editor: Gabe Klinger

Sound Designer: Vasco Carvalho

Additional Credits: Production Coordinator: Seana Flanagan, Series Producer: André S. Labarthe, Camera "B" Operator: Peter Simonite, Production Sound Mixer: Justin Hennard, Colorist: Jorge Quintela

Principal Cast: Sandra Adair, James Benning, Richard Linklater


GABE KLINGER is a film studies professor, critic, archivist, curator, and filmmaker. Klinger has taught film studies at University of Illinois and Columbia College in Chicago, Illinois, and has worked in the motion picture departments at George Eastman House, MoMA in New York, and the Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University.

Distributor: FilmBuff

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