Audio Popcorn: Alan Ball, Writer-Director of
the new film "Towelhead" and creator of the new HBO television series "True
Alan Ball (Photo: Omar P.L. Moore/PopcornReel.com)
On August 29, 2008 Omar P.L. Moore of The Popcorn Reel
had a conversation with writer-filmmaker Alan Ball, whose latest film, "Towelhead",
opens initially in Los Angeles and New York on September 12, with subsequent
openings in theaters in numerous other American cities on September 19 and 26.
In this 16-minute interview the award-winning writer of "American Beauty" and
creator "Six Feet Under" spoke about the controversy behind the title of the new
film released by Warner Independent Pictures, the perception of the behavior of
women, his new television series for Home Box Office cable entitled "True
Blood", and opined about the forthcoming U.S. presidential election between
Senator John McCain of Arizona and Senator Barack Obama of Illinois.
Note: the author of the book "Towelhead" is Alicia Erian, not Elicia
Feran, which the interviewer says on numerous occasions.
here to listen to the
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