A Brilliant Madness

2002, NR, 52 min. Directed by Mark Samels.

REVIEWED By Marjorie Baumgarten, Tue., April 2, 2002

This documentary about John Nash of A Beautiful Mind fame is part of PBS' American Experience series. The movie's focus is on mental illness and uses family photographs, interviews with Nash and others, and a blend of archival and re-enacted footage to tell its story. See related story on p.43 of this week's Screens section.

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