Once I Was is a long-overdue feature length documentary film celebrating the life and work of director Hal Ashby set against the backdrop of a rapidly changing America, and an even more dramatic shift in filmmaking. While Ashby was once the toast of "New Hollywood," his tragic fall is an archetypal story of art versus industry.

Featuring: Dustin Hoffman, Jane Fonda, Jon Voight, Jeff Bridges, Beau Bridges, Norman Jewison, Cat Stevens Rosanna Arquette, Lee Grant, Haskell Wexler, Pablo Ferro, David O. Russell, Judd Apatow, Allison Anders, Adam McKay, Alexander Payne, Lisa Cholodenko many more.

Executive Produced by Jeff Bridges // Directed by Amy Scott // Produced by Christine Beebe, Lisa Janssen, Jonathan Lynch and Brian Morrow

 

 

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