American Movie

Poster for the movie "American Movie"

Director
Chris Smith
Runtime
1 h 47 min
Release Date
5 November 1999
Genres
Documentary
Overview
American Movie is the story of filmmaker Mark Borchardt, his mission, and his dream. Spanning over two years of intense struggle with his film, his family, financial decline, and spiritual crisis, American Movie is a portrayal of ambition, obsession, excess, and one man's quest for the American Dream.