REVIEWSDVDMY LETTER TO THE WORLD

MY LETTER TO THE WORLD REVIEWED “My Letter to the World” is a special kind of documentary. Coming off last year’s Dickinson film featuring Cynthia Nixon, the talent behind A Quiet Passion attempts to dive into the historical underpinnings of that material. Interviews and analysis provide an in-depth look at the poet that most High Schoolers never want to hear about after they graduate. That’s a mistake, as Dickinson’s life provided for an important insight...
June 11, 20181 min

MY LETTER TO THE WORLD REVIEWED

“My Letter to the World” is a special kind of documentary. Coming off last year’s Dickinson film featuring Cynthia Nixon, the talent behind A Quiet Passion attempts to dive into the historical underpinnings of that material. Interviews and analysis provide an in-depth look at the poet that most High Schoolers never want to hear about after they graduate. That’s a mistake, as Dickinson’s life provided for an important insight into the nature of educated women in the 1800s. Thoroughly enjoyable and shot on location in Amherst, this documentary is a must-see.

SPECIAL FEATURES

  • Poems of Emily Dickinson recited by Cynthia Nixon and Terence Davies

A/V STATS

  • 1.78:1 standard definition transfer
  • Dolby 2.0

RELEASE DATE: 6/12/18

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The Plot Thus Far

Emily Dickinson has spent the 130 years since her death unfairly pigeonholed as the strange recluse in white. My Letter To The World is an in-depth exploration of her life and work, filmed in her hometown of Amherst, Massachusetts. Narrated by Cynthia Nixon and featuring behind-the-scenes clips from the Emily Dickinson biopic A Quiet Passion, this documentary journeys through the seasons of Emily s life amid 1800s New England and features interviews with world experts, bringing to light new theories about the poet s personal relationships and revered work.

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