About the film
All About Ann : Governor Richards of the Lone Star State
Release Date: April 28, 2014
|Production Companies||:||HBO Documentary Films|
|Director||:||Keith Patterson, Phillip Schopper|
All About Ann celebrates the achievements of larger-than-life Ann Richards, who became the first elected female governor of Texas. Her cool demeanor, acid wit, and passion for social inclusivity made her one of the most powerful and progressive governors in U.S. history, a liberal democrat intent on building “the new Texas.” But, when the 1994 election begins, Richards is faced with her toughest challenge yet, as an increasingly conservative majority turn towards a new, pro-business candidate: George W. Bush.