Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Breathless by Garry McGee

She was from a large town in Iowa and became the darling of Paris. She alternated between small European films and big Hollywood movies, on the way helping Jean-Luc Godard to shape contemporary cinema. She moved between the worlds of show business and politics, from private and state dinners with leaders to clandestine activities supporting groups and individuals on both sides of the Atlantic. She was a unique person ahead of her time. Breathless tells the story of the woman who, after a disastrous film debut in Saint Joan, became both acclaimed international actress (Lilith, Dead of Summer) and popular star (Paint Your Wagon, Airport). It also tells of the FBI's campaign to "neutralize" Seberg, and the still unsolved mystery of her death in 1979 at the age of 40. Featuring exclusive interviews with family, friends and acquaintances, Jean Seberg - Breathless includes personal letters and obscure quotes from the subject, and more than sixty rare photographs. Iowa-born Garry McGee is a documentary filmmaker and author. Jean Seberg - Breathless is his fourth book. His book with Jean Russell Larson, Neutralized: the FBI versus Jean Seberg, is also being published by BearManor Media.

Buy Breathless by Garry McGee from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781593931278
ISBN-10: 1593931271
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: BearManor Media
Publisher: BearManor Media
Publish Date: 4-Jan-2008

Book Reviews - Breathless by Garry McGee

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Breathless book by Garry McGee and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Garry McGee

Band on the Run by Garry McGee
Paperback, March 2003