World soundtrack awards
The Dog
Archived: The Dog (2013)

director: Allison Berg, François Keraudren

With: John Wojtowicz, a.o.

duration: 100 minutes
Docs , Gay Scene , Documentary

Official Selection - Global Cinema
Film Fest Gent - The Dog

A documentary about the real John Wojtowicz, portrayed by Al Pacino in the film classic 'Dog Day Afternoon'. The documentary retraces his life and his attempt to rob a Brooklyn bank to pay for his lover's sex change operation. This film took 11 years to make and many of the people interviewed died before it was completed, as did John Wojtowicz himself.


director: Allison Berg, François Keraudren
producer: Allison Berg
Editor: François Keraudren
Cinematography: Amanda Micheli
sound: Lora Hirschberg

production company: Unleashed Films

More info

dialogue: English
subtitles: no subt
Country: United States of America
year: 2013

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ALLISON BERG: Witches in Exile (2004), Teen Mom 2 (2011, TV Series, director of 8 episodes), Get to Work (2012, TV Series, director of 8 episodes), The Dog (2013) FRANCOIS KERAUDREN: The Last Cigarette (1999), Who Wants to Be President? (2000, TV Movie), The Dog (2013)

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