Great Photo, Lovely Life
Photojournalist Amanda Mustard returns home to Pennsylvania to investigate the sexual abuse crimes committed by her grandfather. A visual whirlwind of memories from her family’s archive unravels a world of secrets through interviews, photographs and home movies. An eight-year cinematic journey, "Great Photo, Lovely Life" chronicles a granddaughter’s attempt to disrupt a cycle of intergenerational trauma through the voices of the survivors and her grandfather himself.
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Amanda Mustard, Rachel Beth Anderson
Rachel Dretzin, Nancy Abraham, Lisa Heller, Sara Rodriguez
Amanda Mustard, Rachel Beth Anderson, Luke Malone
Amanda Mustard, Rachel Beth Anderson, Tyler H. Walk, Josef Beeby
Rachel Beth Anderson
Tyler H. Walk
Jacob Ribicoff / Goldcrest
Animation Director: Charlie Tyrell, Colorist: Marcy Robinson, AE/Additional Editing: Sara Wasserman