Steve James on ‘Life Itself’

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert, photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.

Documentarian Steve James talks to Rick Kogan about his newest movie, “Life Itself,” which chronicles the life and final moments of beloved movie critic, Roger Ebert.

From the film’s website: “Based on his bestselling memoir of the same name, ‘Life Itself,’ explores Roger Ebert’s legacy, including his Pulitzer Prize-winning film criticism at the Chicago Sun-Times, his turn as screenwriter of “Beyond the Valley of the Dolls,” his on and off screen relationship with Gene Siskel and his ascension as one of the most influential cultural voices in America.”

Click here to learn more about the film and listen to the interview below.