Plot & Details
Hosted by Jackie Cooper, each episode of Hollywood Chronicles takes a lighthearted look at an aspect of American cinema. From the famous to the obscure, from scandal to triumph, no significant moment is missed. This episode of the series looks at some of Hollywood's most independent directors, men willing to lay it all on the line to realize their artistic vision. Those profiled include Orson Welles and D.W. Griffith. Interviews with some of modern day's rebels are also featured, including Stanley Kramer.