Dialogue

Michael Hoffman 2002

Season 2002 Episode 1 | 28m 49s

Marcia Franklin talks with Idaho filmmaker Michael Hoffman and writer Ethan Canin about Hoffman's adaptation of Canin's short story, "The Palace Thief." The resulting movie was entitled "The Emperor's Club," and starred Kevin Kline. Hoffman and Canin talk about the themes of the film and the process of adaptation.

Aired: 11/23/02

Rating: TV-G

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