The award-winning Canadian poet, novelist, and essayist revisits one of his favourite films, the neo-noir thriller adapted from the novel by Richard Stark.
Michael Ondaatje is the author of several novels and collections of poetry, a memoir, and the non-fiction book The Conversations: Walter Murch and the Art of Editing Film (02).
Eleanor Wachtel is the host and co-founder of CBC Radio's Writers & Company, now in its 28th season. She also co-founded Wachtel On The Arts on CBC Radio’s Ideas. Her most recent books are Random Illuminations (07), which won an Independent Publisher Book Award, and The Best of Writers & Company (16).