'Spielberg' to debut on Oct. 7 on HBO

Source: HBO Press Release 

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A documentary about Steven Spielberg will be debuting on HBO on Oct 7. "Spielberg" is a feature-length documentary that examines the director's filmography in depth and reveals how his experiences fed his work and changed over time.

Susan Lacy directed and produced "Spielberg." She is the creator and former executive producer of "American Masters," which is shown on PBS nationwide.

Lacy draws on nearly 30 hours of exclusive interviews with the director as well as insights from members of his family, friends, and colleagues. Lacy interviewed more than 80 subjects for the film like J.J. Abrams, Christian Bale, Drew Barrymore, Cate Blanchett, Francis Ford Coppola, Daniel Craig, Daniel Day-Lewis, Brian de Palma, Laura Dern, Tom Hanks, George Lucas, and many more! 

Clips and behind-the-scenes footage from Spielberg's films are included in the documentary too. 

Emma Pildes and Jessica Levin also produced the documentary and Deborah Peretz edited it.

"Spielberg" will also be available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand, and affiliate portals.