‘Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation’: Film Review

‘Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation’: Film Review
The title of Lisa Immordino Vreeland’s documentary about two legendary literary figures of the 20th century proves a bit misleading. Truman Capote and Tennessee Williams only speak indirectly to each other in Truman & Tennessee: An Intimate Conversation. Nonetheless, this film composed entirely of the two men’s words, many of them read by actors Jim Parsons (Capote) and Zachary Quinto (Williams), is a fascinating portrait that astutely uses their decades-long, sometimes rocky friendship to shed light on their respective personas. The film was recently showcased at the 2020 Hamptons International Film Festival.

Interestingly, the documentary makes one not only ...
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