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Author of books on films makes his own with ‘Thirst’

McCarty to show movie at Siena, Mabee Farm

Monday, December 9, 2013
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John McCarty has authored 15 books and ghost-written about 15 more, but when it comes to telling a story these days he’s thinking strictly as a screenwriter.
McCarty’s 30-minute film about the Civil War, “Thirst,” is a fictional tale he wrote based on a short story by 19th century writer Stephen Crane. ...

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