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Weinstein (working title)

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Synopsis

The story of Harvey Weinstein’s rise and fall, providing an account of one of the most far-reaching scandals in Hollywood’s history, one which is still ongoing. Featuring interviews with a number of the actresses who have publically told their stories including Rose McGowan, Paz de la Huerta, Salma Hayek and Ashley Judd. Also featuring interviews with journalists, producers, directors, agents, lawyers and others who were previously unable or unwilling to talk publicly about Weinstein and the culture of fear and abuse that permeates Hollywood.
The documentary also tells a broader story of Hollywood, through the prism of the sex scandal, from the emergence of the studio system in the 1930s, and charts Weinstein’s history in the business from the 1970s.

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Year
2019
Type of film
Features
Running Time
c. 90 mins
Director
Ursula MacFarlane
Executive Producer
Jonathan Chinn, Simon Chinn

Genre

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Last updated 18th December 2017

Production Company

A Lightbox production commissioned by BBC

Lightbox
10 Amwell Street
London
EC1R 1UQ
+44 (0)20 3750 0922
info@lightboxent.com
http://www.lightboxent.com

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