PENNYWISE: THE STORY OF IT

de Christopher Griffiths & John Campopiano

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Synopsis

Thirty years after its TV premiere, the first official adaptation of It is now part of our popular imaginary. The miniseries directed by Tommy Lee Wallace introduced Pennywise, one of Stephen King's most terrifying creations. This documentary takes a look back at the miniseries' creation and legacy with a wealth of never-before-seen footage and the presence of Tim Curry, Pennywise himself.

Director

Christopher Griffiths & John Campopiano

Two filmmakers specializing in documentaries on film. Their credits includeYou're so Cool, Brewster! The Story of Fright Night, Snapper: The Man-Eating Turtle Movie That Never Got Made and Unearthed & Untold: The Path to Pet Sematary.

Technical information

USA, Canada, United Kingdom. 2021

105 min

DirectorsChristopher Griffiths, John Campopiano

WritersJohn Campopiano, Gary Smart

CinematographyChristopher Griffiths

EditorNicholas Humphries

WithTim Curry, Seth Green, Tommy Lee Wallace

Edition: 2021
Section: Sitges Documenta
Original language: English

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