Documentary / TV-Series (2021)
Elizabeth Carmichael, a larger-than-life entrepreneur rose to prominence with her promotion of a fuel-efficient, three-wheeled car known as The Dale.
From zero to unbelievable. The tv-series unravels the extraordinary story of automotive entrepreneur Elizabeth Carmichael. Producers Mark and Jay Duplass, the four-part HBO docuseries premieres January 31, 2021 on HBOMax.
Directed by Nick Cammilleri and Zackary Drucker, the film traces the story of Elizabeth Carmichael, a larger-than-life entrepreneur who rose to prominence during the 1970s gas crisis with her promotion of a fuel-efficient, three-wheeled vehicle known as the Dale. As she wins over major carmakers and investors, a web of mystery unfolds regarding the car’s technology and Carmichael’s surprising past. A portrait of an extraordinary entrepreneur’s rise and eventual fall, the series explores a one-of-a-kind story of fraud, family, and identity.
Directors: Nick Cammilleri, Zackary Drucker
Star: Elizabeth Carmichael