Cast & Crew
An adaptation of the play by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project about the brutal 1998 murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. The story focuses on the reactions of local citizens in the aftermath of the murder as they are interviewed by the members of the theater group who traveled to Laramie in an effort to uncover what such a crime meant to the people, their town and the country.
Peter S Cane
Brian A Kates
Nominated for the 2003 David L. Wolper Producer of the Year Award (Long-Form Television) by the Producers Guild of America (PGA).
Winner of the 2002 award for Best Film Made for Cable TV from the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures.
Aired in United States 2000
Aired in United States February 2002
Aired in United States January 2002
Aired in United States March 9, 2002
Shown at Berlin International Film Festival (Panorama) February 6-17, 2002.
Began shooting May 2, 2001.
Completed shooting June 14, 2001.