A complex view of how the New York Public Library and its branches work, capturing the incredible range of activities of one of the largest educational institutions worldwide. Through the employees, readers and benefactors, the film shows an open center of cultural and intellectual exchange. This original portrait of the processes behind the curtain was made by the legendary award-winning documentary director Frederick Wiseman.
Director: Frederick WisemanDirector of Photography: John DaveyEditor: Frederick WisemanProducer: Frederick WisemanSales: Zipporah Films
Original title: Ex Libris: The New York Public Library Country: USA Year of production: 2017 Length (min): 197 Language: English Subtitles: Czech Section: Docs Sponsors: Velvyslanectví Spojených států amerických