Wordplay

Director: 
Patrick Creadon

More than fifty million Americans do crossword puzzles each week, and many of them gravitate towards the puzzle presented by the esteemed New York Times.  In Wordplay, Creadon and his wife, producer Christine O’Malley, pay tribute to these language labyrinths and those who love them with this in-depth look at The New York Times' crossword puzzle editor Will Shortz and his loyal fan base including President Bill Clinton, musicians the Indigo Girls, comic Jon Stewart, and filmmaker Ken Burns.

WORDPLAY was presented at the Midwest Independent Film Festival on June 6, 2006, earning nominations for multiple Best of the Midwest Awards, including Best Feature Film.

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