Movie: Jim Henson Idea Man

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Jim Henson
Jim Henson

Self (archive footage)

Frank Oz
Frank Oz


Dave Goelz
Dave Goelz


Fran Brill
Fran Brill


Rita Moreno
Rita Moreno


Jennifer Connelly
Jennifer Connelly


Brian Henson
Brian Henson


Lisa Henson
Lisa Henson


Jane Henson
Jane Henson

Self (archive footage)

Orson Welles
Orson Welles

Self (archive footage)

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