The Past Is Never Dead: The Story of William Faulkner 

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Using never before seen imagery and stories, this documentary explores the life of one of the greatest authors in the history of US literature, William Faulkner. The film cuts together ... 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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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Brian Ames ... Sam Marx
Jack Fisher ... Young William
Amye Gousset ... Maud Faulkner
William Faulkner ... Self
Charleene Closshey ... Meta Carpenter
Richard Crisman ... Townsperson
Rose Lane Sanfilippo ... Young Adult Estelle
Susan McPhail ... Post Office Customer
Bill Luckett ... The Old Colonel
Artrial Clark ... Robert McGee
Todd Barnett ... Post Office Inspector
Leah Merritt ... Jill Faulkner
Skyler Adams ... Young Adult Faulkner
Laura Warner ... Wedding Guest
Leslie Bouvier ... Lucille Faulkner
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Storyline

Using never before seen imagery and stories, this documentary explores the life of one of the greatest authors in the history of US literature, William Faulkner. The film 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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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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Country:

USA

Language:

English

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Filming Locations:

Oxford, Mississippi, USA See more »

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Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
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Color
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