Watch Set Fire to the Stars
- 1 hr 37 min
Harvard graduate and poet John M. Brinnin brings Welsh poet Dylan Thomas to the US for the first time in 1950. Arriving in New York, Brinnin is shocked at the behavior of the iconic poet who is determined to enjoy his trip to the US and comes into conflict with Brinnin, who was hoping to complete a respectable poetry tour with Thomas. After completing their events in New York Brinnin takes the drunken Thomas to Connecticut to try and sober him up and convince him to complete the tour in a more respectable way.