TITLE: Bob Balaban: 2012 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Bob Balaban
EVENT DATE: 09/23/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 40 minutes
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Actor, director and author Bob Balaban appears at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Bob Balaban is not just a writer but also an actor and a director. He has appeared in such films as "Midnight Cowboy," "Close Encounters of the Third Kind" and "Catch-22." He also produced the Robert Altman film "Gosford Park" in 2001, for which he received an Oscar nomination for best picture. His books include "Beware of Dog" and "Good Dog," both part of the McGrowl series. His new book is "The Creature from the Seventh Grade: Boy or Beast."
SERIES: National Book Festival 2012