Live Design is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Shooting Mr. Death

The roots of Errol Morris' new documentary Mr. Death: The Rise and Fall of Fred A. Leuchter, Jr., lie in his last film, Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control. Originally, Leuchter, an engineer of gas chambers, electric chairs, and lethal injection systems who became a semi-unwitting Holocaust denier, was going to be one of the subjects of that 1997 movie, which was shot by Robert Richardson. But Morris decided the bizarre Mr. Death merited a film all his own.

Register to view the full article

Register for livedesignonline.com and gain access to premium content including production and design materials, videos, and more.

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish