First Cousin Once Removed (HBO)
1 hr 19 min
2013
HD
original
documentary

First Cousin Once Removed (HBO): 

Intimate portrait of literary figure Edwin Honig on his journey into the depths of Alzheimer's disease.

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First Cousin Once Removed (HBO)

Genres

original, documentary

Runtime

1 hr 19 min

Release Year

2013

Rating Information

About This Movie

Acclaimed filmmaker Alan Berliner chronicles the deeply personal story of his mother's first cousin--well-known poet/translator/professor Edwin Honig--on his journey into the depths of Alzheimer's disease. Shot over the course of five years, the film presents an unflinching portrait of Edwin's work and life while documenting his slow mental deterioration.

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