Turn Every Page: The Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb Friday, April 7, 2023 7 p.m.-9 p.m.
This lively and engaging documentary explores the remarkable 50-year relationship between two literary legends: writer Robert Caro and his longtime editor, Robert Gottlieb. At 86, Caro is working to complete the final volume of his masterwork, The Years of Lyndon Johnson. Gottlieb, 91, waits to edit it. With humor and insight, the unique double portrait reveals the work habits, peculiarities, and professional joys of two ferocious intellects at the culmination of a journey that has impacted generations of politicians, activists, writers, and readers.
Community Partners: Inprint and The Progressive Forum
The MFAH film department is supported by Tenaris; the Vaughn Foundation; The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea; Nina and Michael Zilkha; Consulate General of Italy in Houston; Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles; Consulate General of Brazil in Houston; Franci Neely; Carrin Patman and Jim Derrick; Ms. Laurence Unger; L’Alliance Française de Houston; and ILEX Foundation.
Turn Every Page: The Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb
Directed by Lizzie Gottlieb
(United States, 2022, 112 minutes, in English)
Lynn Wyatt Theater