The Past Is Never Dead: The Story of William Faulkner 

Using never before seen imagery and stories, The Past is Never Dead explores the life of one of America's best authors, William Faulkner. The documentary cuts together re-enactment, ... See full summary »

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Comments: This is the first official documentary on William Faulkner. Filming started 1/2017 at Rowan Oak in Oxford, MS. Reenactments will be at Rowan Oak and UVa.
Updated: 25 September 2017
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Cast

Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Brian Ames ... Sam Marx
Richard Crisman ... Townsperson
Charleene Closshey ... Meta Carpenter
Susan McPhail ... Post Office Customer
Rose Lane Sanfilippo ... Young Adult Estelle
Amye Gousset ... Maud Faulkner
Laura Warner ... Wedding Guest
Bill Luckett ... The Old Colonel
Jason Gaines ... Ben Wasson
Todd Barnett ... Post Office Inspector
Skyler Adams Skyler Adams ... Young Adult Faulkner
Artrial Clark ... Robert McGee
Susan Hickman Susan Hickman ... Estelle Faulkner
Molly Schwartburg Molly Schwartburg ... Herself
Marie A. Brooks ... Caroline Barr
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Using never before seen imagery and stories, The Past is Never Dead explores the life of one of America's best authors, William Faulkner. The documentary cuts together re-enactment, archival, and interview footage to portray Faulkner's story of love, rejection, heartache, and perseverance. Written by Yoknapatawpha Productions, LLC

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English

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Oxford, Mississippi, USA See more »

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$750,000 (estimated)
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Color
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Eric Roberts, who portrays William Faulkner in the re-enactment scenes, was born in Mississippi and lived in the state for 3 days before going to New Orleans. See more »

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