John Scheinfeld

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From pop culture to politics, sports to world religions, Venice and Toronto film festivals to ABC and PBS, Emmy®, Grammy® and Writers Guild Award nominee John Scheinfeld is a critically acclaimed Director, Writer and Producer of documentaries with a broad range of subjects and productions to his credit. Most recently, Scheinfeld directed, wrote and... See full bio »

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 2021 The Comeback Elvis (Documentary) (pre-production)
 2020 The Happy Days of Garry Marshall (TV Special documentary)
 2020 Sergio Mendes in the Key of Joy (Documentary)
 2017 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2016 Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary (Documentary) (written by)
 2015 I Hope You Dance: The Power and Spirit of Song (Documentary) (writer)
 2010 The Legendary Bing Crosby (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 2009 We Believe (Documentary) (written by)
 2006 The Electric Company's Greatest Hits & Bits (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 The U.S. vs. John Lennon (Documentary) (written by)
 2005 The Divine Bette Midler (Video documentary)
 2005 Ricky Nelson Sings (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 100 Greatest TV Characters (TV Mini-Series documentary)
 2004 Best Sellers or: Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove (Video documentary short)
  Biography (TV Series documentary) (1 episode, 2000) (writer - 2 episodes, 2003 - 2004)
- Bette Midler (2004) ... (writer)
- Andy Williams (2003) ... (writer)
 2004 Andy Williams: My Favorite Duets (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Rosemary Clooney: Girl Singer (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Bob Hope: The Road to Laughter (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Jack Paar: Smart Television (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Mysteries of Stonehenge (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Mysteries of the Sphinx (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Vintage Sinatra (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 In the Name of Heaven (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Mysteries of Easter Island (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Mysteries of Noah and the Flood (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Sinatra: The Classic Duets (TV Movie documentary)
 2002 Tomb of Jesus (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Dean Martin: That's Amore (TV Movie documentary)
 2001 Jimmy Durante: The Great Schnozzola (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 The Unknown Peter Sellers (TV Movie documentary)
 1997-1998 Silk Stalkings (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Sins of the Mother (1998) ... (written by)
- Guilt by Association (1997) ... (written by)
 1997 Team Knight Rider (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Magnificent T.K.R. (1997) ... (written by)
 1994 Forever Knight (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Forward Into the Past (1994) ... (written by)
 1993 The Unknown Marx Brothers (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 1991 Stories from Growing Up (TV Movie)
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