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Breakfast at Tiffany's

Breakfast at Tiffany's

  

by Truman Capote

Breakfast at Tiffany's Resources

Websites

Paris Review Interview with Capote

This is a great interview in which Capote discusses his childhood, his literary influences, his writing habits, and his hobbies.

American Masters Biography of Capote

A brief PBS biography that covers Capote's life and career.

Lyrics to "Moon River"

Visit this link to read the lyrics of Henry Mancini's award-winning theme song for the 1961 movie. The site also has a link to an audio recording of the song.

Capote Times Topics Page

The New York Times's page on Capote, which links to tons of great articles about the author and his works.

Movie or TV Productions

Breakfast at Tiffany's, 1961
The famous film starring Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly.

Images

Photograph of Truman Capote

Check out this photo of a young Capote in 1947.

Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly

This is an iconic image of Hepburn, which was taken during the filming of the movie.

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