With this inventive portrait, director Kirsten Johnson seeks a way to keep her 86-year-old father alive forever. Utilizing moviemaking magic and her family’s dark humor, she celebrates Dr. Dick Johnson’s last years by staging fantasies of death and beyond. Together, dad and daughter confront the great inevitability awaiting us all.
Dick Johnson Is Dead (2020)
Duration: 89 Min
Cast:Adi Gonzalez, Ahsan Ali, Ana Hoffman, Boris Torres, Brett Eidman, Catherine Joy Johnson, Chase DeForest, Dexter Buell, Felix Torres, Fredi Bernstein, Ira Sachs, Isla Sierck, Jed Sierck, Joanne Reiner Tucker, Joyce Fogel, Julie Tilton, Ken Tucker, Kevin Loreque, Kirk Johnson, Kirsten Johnson, Laurie McEwan, Lolita Hirst, Lyn Schildwachter, Marta Bida, Mary Page Nance, Michael Fatica, Michael Hilow, Michael Melton, Morgan Green, Nicole Tio, Raymond Damazo, Richard Johnson, Samantha Everette Clowes, Simona Vuletic, Vasthy Mompoint, Viva Torres