AN ACT OF DOG
The story of an artist who sets out to paint 5,500 portraits, only to discover
that the paintings are taking a toll on him in ways he never imagined.
Adapted by Russ Barry from Pulitzer Prize winner Edith Wharton's little-known novella, Bunner Sisters chronicles the ups and downs of two sisters living in Old New York, both of whom vye for the affections of a handsome clock maker.
Genre: Television drama, 1 x 90'
Available rights: US public television, US commercial/cable, international, streaming
Narrated by Don Morrow and based on the groundbreaking book of the same name, the film covers the history of animal shelters in the U.S. starting with the 1866 founding of the ASPCA in New York City and continuing to the present day.