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Jim Henson Idea Man


Black and white image of Jim Henson with a Kermit puppet.

About the Screening

Jim Henson Idea Man takes us into the mind of this singular creative visionary, from his early years puppeteering on local television to the worldwide success of Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, and beyond. Featuring unprecedented access to Jim’s personal archives, filmmaker Ron Howard brings us a fascinating and insightful look at a complex man whose boundless imagination inspired the world.

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Closed Captioning is available for the film and the Q&A. ASL is available for the Q&A only.

Director(s): Ron Howard
Producer(s): Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Sara Bernstein, Justin Wilkes, Mark Monroe, Christopher St. John, Margeret Bodde