UNTITLED AMAZING JOHNATHAN DOCUMENTARY
Dir. Benjamin BErman | Documentary | U.S.A. | 2019 | 91 min.
Discussion to follow with director Benjamin Berman
After gonzo magician/performance artist “the Amazing Johnathan” is given one year to live, he’s forced to retire. Three years later, he’s not only still alive, but on an epic comeback tour. What is truth and what is illusion? Publicity stunt, or greatest magic trick of all time? Filmmaker Ben Berman tries to find out in his debut feature, a buzz generator at the most recent Sundance Film Festival.