be-picIn Being Elmo director Constance Marks offers a delightful look at the life and work of Kevin Clash, whose early fascination with puppets brought him to the attention of master puppeteers Jim Henson, Frank Oz, and Kermit Love. His dedication to his art ultimately led him to becoming an important member of the Sesame Street cast, as well as creator and animator of the beloved character Elmo.

The award-winning documentary Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey will be shown at the West Lafayette Public Library on Monday, December 10 at 6:45 p.m. (PG, 76 minutes, 2011)