Arthur Miller: Writer is a family portrait defined by intimacy with its subject, captured in footage the filmmaker first started shooting in her 20s. Reverend William Sloane Coffin, from left, Steve Minot and Arthur Miller at an anti-Vietnam War rally in New Haven, Conn., 1968, from the documentary “Arthur Miller: Writer.” Arthur Miller’s most popular book is The Crucible. Arthur Miller: Writer invites you to see how one of America’s sharpest social commentators formed his ideologies, how his life reflected his work, and, even in some small part, shaped the culture of our country in the twentieth century. Miller's father had established a successful clothing store upon coming to America, so the family enjoyed wealth; however, this prosperity ended with the Wall Street Crash of 1929. Arthur Miller: Writer Joan Allen Joan Copeland Peter Falk (2017) Filmmaker Rebecca Miller presents a portrait of her father, the prolific American playwright Arthur Miller. Arthur Asher Miller, better known as Arthur Miller, was a playwright, essayist, and screenwriter.His most famous plays include Death of a Salesman, The Crucible, and A View from the Bridge.

With Joan Allen, Joan Copeland, Peter Falk, Clark Gable. Directed by Rebecca Miller. Much honored for his work, Miller's awards included the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, the National Medal of the Arts, and the Jerusalem Prize.

ARTHUR MILLER: WRITER is an intimate portrait of one of the greatest American playwrights of the 20th century.

Among his most famous and highly-praised work are Death of a Salesman, The Crucible, and A View from the Bridge. Featuring material never before seen by the public, including in-depth interviews and home movie-style footage, the film opens the door to the man behind The documentary is told from the unique perspective of an award-winning filmmaker: his daughter, Rebecca Miller. This celebration of the great American playwright is quite different from what the public has ever seen. Arthur Miller was a prolific American writer, famous for his playwrights and essays. Arthur Miller has 183 books on Goodreads with 865947 ratings. An HBO Documentary Film.

In addition, Miller also wrote several well-known screenplays, including The Misfits and All My Sons.

Arthur Miller was born in Harlem on October 17, 1915, the son of Polish immigrants, Isidore and Augusta Miller. Rebecca Miller's film is a portrait of her father, his times and insights, built around impromptu interviews shot over many years in the family home.