Tom Hanks narrates Cohen/Jinks production
James Moll, Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks. The music was composed by John Williams The Democratic National Convention Committee is drawing on industry talent throughout this week. Davis Guggenheim, director of “An Inconvenient Truth,” is reportedly working on an Obama film to be shown Thursday. Ken Burns and Mark Herzog were behind the video tribute to Edward Kennedy on Monday. Linda Bloodworth-Thomason and Harry Thomason made the Hillary Clinton film that was shown before her convention appearance on Tuesday. Spielberg has taken creative roles in conventions past. In 2004, he consulted on a documentary about John Kerry that was directed by James Moll. Spielberg endorsed Clinton in the primaries, but he and his partners in DreamWorks, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen, are expected to host a fund-raiser for Obama, perhaps in September, if the candidate’s schedule can be so arranged.
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