Searching for Mr. Rugoff

Produced & Directed by
Ira Deutchman

Executive Producers:
Peter Gilbert
Beth Krieger
Susan Lacy

Edited by
Brian Gersten

Original Score by
Leo Sidran

94 minutes

The feature documentary Searching for Mr. Rugoff focuses on art film maverick Donald Rugoff, the legend behind the mid-century film exhibition/distribution company Cinema 5 and a notoriously difficult (some would say crazy) person, as told through the eyes of former employee Ira Deutchman, who sets out to find the truth about the man who had such a major impact on his life and on the film business.

World Premiere – DOC NYC

Friday November 8, 7:00 pm
IFC Center

Tuesday, November 12, 12:30 pm
Cinepolis Chelsea Cinema


2 thoughts on “Searching for Mr. Rugoff”

  1. Available now on DVD, Blu-ray, Amazon Prime, iTunes, Google Play, Vudu and Kino Now.

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