By viewing this historical figure through his granddaughter’s eyes and with her unique graphic style and personal point of view, a compelling and entertaining biography powerfully launches Pat Brown’s story into the 21st century. Director Sascha Rice uses rare home movies, stunning archival footage, and revealing interviews with such notable speakers as Tom Brokaw, former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and the late former Secretary of State Warren Christopher.
Funding for the film was provided by more than 450 foundations, corporate sponsors and individuals internationally. This includes donations from The Annenberg Foundation, Edison International, PG&E, POM Wonderful, James Irvine Foundation, Sempra Energy, Comcast, Armrod Foundation, George Rice, AT&T Foundation, Conrad Hilton Foundation, Chevron Corporation, Dr. Prem Reddy Family Foundation, Zenith Insurance Company, California Community Foundation and the Kanbar Charitable Trust. For a complete list of funders please visit patbrowndocumentary.com.
Directed by Sascha Rice
Written by Sascha Rice & Laura Nix
Produced by Hilary Armstrong, Julia Mintz, Sascha Rice
Executive Producer Hilary Armstrong
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