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Douglas McGrath

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Debut Director Douglas McGrath on Adapting Jane Austen

The diirector and writer of the film version of Jane Austen's "Emma" is also known as a playwright, screenwriter and columnist. "Emma" is generally regarded as Austen's most accomplished and wittiest novel--a matchmaker doing all the wrong things for all the right reasons. McGrath is author of the New Republic column, "Flapjack File." Emma was released on video last month. (Originally aired 8/13/96)

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Debut Director Douglas McGrath on Adapting Jane Austen

Director and writer of the film version of Jane Austen's "Emma," Douglas McGrath. Already known as a playwright, screenwriter and columnist, this is his debut as a director. "Emma" is generally regarded as Austen's most accomplished and wittiest novel--a matchmaker doing all the wrong things for all the right reasons. McGrath is author of the New Republic column, "Flapjack File."

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