Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (2011)

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating PG
Runtime 1hr 20mins.
Genres Documentary, Biopic
Keywords performer, puppet
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Whoopi Goldberg Narrator n/a 120790 1000001
Constance Marks Director n/a 2 2000001
Constance Marks Producer n/a 3 3000001
Corinne LaPook Producer n/a 3 3000002
James Miller Producer n/a 3 3000003
Justin Weinstein Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Philip Shane Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
James Miller Cinematographer n/a 402 6000001
Justin Weinstein Editor n/a 172 7000001
Philip Shane Editor n/a 172 7000002
Joel Goodman Music n/a 120781 8000001
Synopsis
Elmo has become an international icon, loved by children and adults all over the world. This documentary focuses on the man behind Elmo, his creator, Kevin Clash. Clash began building puppets when he was ten years old and performing in Baltimore and on local television as a teenager. Then, he dreamed of working with his idol Jim Henson someday and now he is the Senior Puppet Coordinator, Muppet Captain, and the Jim Henson Workshop's Senior Creative Consultant on Sesame Street.