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Jimmy Carter Man From Plains

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Jimmy Carter Man From Plains

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
125 minutes
Limited Release Date:
10/26/07
director:
Jonathan Demme
distributor:
Sony Pictures Classics
genre:
Documentary

We gave it a B+

This Jonathan Demme doc is a gripping meditation on the very hot-button-ness of the Israeli-Palestinian question. Carter emerges as a furious contradiction: He’s pious, stubborn, compassionate, testy, moral, unreasonable, and wise.