The Booksellers

Leaving October 29


Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Mon, Sep 28 12:00 AM
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Film Info
Runtime:99 min
Country Listing:USA
Cinema Extra
Display Category:New Releases
Last Chance
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):D.W. Young
VR Director(s):TRUE


Bibliophiles unite! Step inside the leather-and-musk-scented world of New York City’s rare book world, an eclectic crew of wheelers and dealers dedicated to preserving history one musty tome at a time. Behold books bound in human flesh, accounts of polar expeditions containing tufts of real mammoth fur, manuscripts scribed by Borges, and other literary curiosities. But these stranger-than-fiction relics are more than just novel—they are links to our shared past. Executive produced by Parker Posey, The Booksellers celebrates the value of books as tangible objects at a time when their very existence is threatened.

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