Barry Moser and The Making of The Pennyroyal Caxton Bible
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...debuted at the prestigious Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, and went on to win Best Documentary at The Northampton Film Festival, as well as a Gold Medal at The Twenty-First Annual Monitor Awards, and was a Finalist at The 31st Annual USA Film Festival.

“A loving and entertaining tribute to an artist’s magnum opus.”

-The Full Frame Film Festival

The film had its national broadcast premiere on PBS, and was screened internationally on the BBC.  It was also presented at The British Library at Yale University as well as at The Rhode Island School of Design, New York University and The Grolier Club.

“A beautiful documentary.”

-Imagine 2000

“I was expecting a dry, worthy arts film,” said one broadcaster, “I got hit betweent the eyes with a sparkling, witty, irreverent gem.  Jason [Kessler, the director]’s utterly original style, distinctive sense of pacing and nose for the unguarded moment of insight shines through in every scene, delivering some of the funniest moments ever seen in a poignant and inspiring arts documentary.”


A Thief Among the Angels: Barry Moser and

The Making of The Pennyroyal Caxton Bible”


• The Doubletake
  Documentary Film Festival

• The Cucalorus
  Film Festival

• The Twenty-First
  Annual Monitor Awards

• The Northampton
  Film Festival

• The Arizona International
  Film Festival

• The New Haven
  Film Festival

• The Athens International
  Film Festival

• The Rhode Island
  Film Festival

• The Breckenridge
  Film Festival

• The 31st Annual
  USA Film Festival

• The Religious
  Arts Festival








Best Documentary, The  Northampton Film Festival

First Prize,
  The 21rst Monitor Awards

Finalist, The 31rst Annual USA Film Festival


The British Museum at
   Yale University

• The Rhode Island School
   of Design

New York University

The Grolier Club


• Dartmouth College

• Duke University

• Columbia University

Smith College

The Rhode Island School
   of Design

• Vassar College

• St. John’s Abbey

• University of Michigan

University of Virginia

• St. Lawrence University

• University of Iowa

Pennsylvania State

University of Tennessee

           l more l

65 minutes.  Color.  NTSC DVD, Region 1, Copyright MM, Kessler

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