Looking for Lenny (2011)
NOT RATED · 1h 5min · Documentary · 7 May 2011
Looking for Lenny is an in-depth, controversial documentary that uses Lenny Bruce's legacy to explore the present condition of the fear of words and expression. It also tackles the issue of new limitations that the government and society are placing upon freedom of expression in the artistic and political discourse. It speaks directly to recent attempts by political figures to instill fear into American society by labeling, manipulating, and inflaming people's fear of the spoken word.
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Director(s): Elan GaleCast: Ahmed Ahmed, Shelley Berman, Sandra Bernhard