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Production Credits

Directed and Filmed by
Robert Elfstrom

Edited by
Lawrence Silk

Associate Producers
Roy Hirkins
Harry Wiland

Allan Dater

Assistant Editor
Norman Gay

Richard Vorisek

A Verité Production in association with Hyrkin-Wiland
Edited for broadcast on POV by Peter Davis
This program was produced by Right Recordings, Ltd. which is solely responsible for its content.
2008 copyright Right Recordings, Ltd.
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In the middle of the song, both John and Bob [Dylan] forgot the lyrics. So the recording session stopped while people scampered around the Columbia Records building trying to find the lyrics to a Bob Dylan song.”

— Robert Elfstrom, Filmmaker

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