Skip to Content

Important Update

Masks are not required, though they are encouraged. While we are no longer checking for proof of vaccination, we do, of course, strongly encourage everyone to be vaccinated. Click here for more information.

Slideshow

PREVIOUSLY PLAYED

IT’S ALL TRUE

12:40

Wednesday, January 28

(1993, Richard Wilson, Myron Meisel & Bill Krohn) Reconstruction of Welles’ aborted 1942 South American project, with his color footage of Carnival in Rio, the “blessing of the bull,” and the near-complete semi-documentary story of four fishermen’s 2,000-mile sea voyage to Rio on a tiny raft. Full title:  It’s All True:  Based on an Unfinished Film by Orson WellesApprox. 87 min. 35mm.

Reviews

“A LONG, SEDUCTIVE FOOTNOTE TO A CINEMA LEGEND.” 
– Vincent Canby, The New York Times 

“What little there was looked stunning. In this documentary, happily, there's much more to show.” 
– Geoff Andrew, Time Out (London)

Film Forum