Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts

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Glass:
A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts
Glass A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byScott Hicks
Produced byScott Hicks Susanne Preissler executive producers= Kerry Heysen Roger Sexton
Written byScott Hicks
Music byPhilip Glass
CinematographyScott Hicks
Edited byStephen Jess
Production
company
Independent Media
Kino Films
Mandalay Motion Pictures
Distributed byKoch Lorber Films
Release date
  • September 7, 2007 (2007-09-07) (Toronto International Film Festival)
Running time
119 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts (other titles include International title Glass, Hungarian title Glass - Philip portréja 12 felvonásban) is a 2007 documentary on the life of American composer Philip Glass directed by Scott Hicks. The film was nominated for Emmy Awards and AFI Award

Cast[edit]

All the persons below play their own life roles.

Reception[edit]

The film received mixed to positive reviews from critics community. It currently holds a 84% rating on Rotten Tomatoes,[1] and a rating score of 55 out of 100 on Metacritic.[2]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Recipient(s) Result
2009 AFI Award Best Sound in a Documentary Stephen R. Smith, Peter D. Smith, Tom Heuzenroeder, Adrian Medhurst Nominated
2009 Emmy Award Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera) Stephen R. Smith (sound supervisor), Peter D. Smith (dialogue editor/music editor), Tom Heuzenroeder (sound effects editor), Adrian Medhurst (sound effects editor), (PBS). Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved January 4, 2012.
  2. ^ "Glass: A Portrait of Philip in Twelve Parts". Metacritic. Retrieved January 4, 2012.

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