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How to Smell a Rose: A Visit with Ricky Leacock at his Farm in Normandy (2015)

How to Smell a Rose: A Visit with Ricky Leacock at his Farm in Normandy
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In HOW TO SMELL A ROSE, directed by Blank and Gina Leibrecht, one legendary figure visits with another. Les Blank's warm and moving portrait of Leacock and partner Valerie Lalonde in France includes marvelous clips of Leacock's movies, including excerpts from PRIMARY, the Direct Cinema classic about the 1960 Wisconsin Primary election between John F. Kennedy and Hubert Humphrey, as well as clips from CANARY BANANAS, made at age 14 on his father's Canary Island plantation.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 12th, 2015 (Limited) by Kino Lorber
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 65 minutes
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Keywords: 2000s, Biography, Movie Director
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Les Blank Films
Production Countries: United States

Documentary Subject(s)

Ricky Leacock    Himself

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Production and Technical Credits

Gina Leibrecht    Screenwriter
Les Blank    Producer
Gina Leibrecht    Producer
Harrod Blank    Executive Producer
Gina Leibrecht    Editor
Les Blank    Director of Photography
Gina Leibrecht    Director of Photography
Paul Zahnley    Re-recording Mixer

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