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Director  Richard Linklater
Screenplay  Richard Linklater
Duration  
Country  United States
5.8/10 IMDb

Genre  Drama
Producer  Richard Linklater
Language  English
Its Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books movie poster

Writer  Richard Linklater (concept)
Release date  1988 (1988)
Cast  Richard Linklater, James Goodwin, Dan Kratochvil, Linda Finney, Tracy Crabtree, Daniel Johnston
Similar movies  The Most Dangerous Woman Alive, Snake Island, Knock Knock, Class of 1984, Straight Outta Compton, Django Unchained

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It's Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books is the first feature film by Richard Linklater, released in 1988. The film features little dialogue.

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Plot

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In its minimal and non-traditional plot, the protagonist travels about the country meeting with various acquaintances when not taking part in various mundane, day-to-day activities. There is no real rising action or climax, and Linklater's character does not change substantially throughout the course of the film.

Production

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The film was shot on Super 8 mm film and edited at a public-access television cable TV station, with Linklater starring and handling all production duties. Outsider musician Daniel Johnston also appears in the film.

Release

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The film never received a widespread release. It is only available on DVD and Blu-ray as a bonus feature on Slacker from The Criterion Collection.


It's Impossible to Learn to Plow by Reading Books Rep Diary Two by Richard Linklater Film Comment

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References

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