Tony Kushner on 'How to Survive a Plague'
The 'Lincoln' screenwriter discusses the documentary as well as 'Angels in America' with Charlie Rose
February 18 2013 3:51 PM EST
February 05 2015 9:27 PM EST
How to Survive a Plague is up for an Academy Award for Best Documentary, and now Tony Kushner, who wrote the Oscar-nominated screenplay for Lincoln, calls the documentary "fantastic" and "a brilliant history" and mentions how those times, "which seem very distant now, the country did not face up to its responsibility" and how Angels in America arrived when people started to take stock of that.
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