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A Conversation with Sydney Pollack
Aired 5/5/2001

Think Tank with Ben Wattenberg visits the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, California, to sit down with Sydney Pollack, one of America's foremost film directors. Over the course of a career that spans more than three decades, Pollack has directed such memorable films as "The Way We Were" (1973), "Tootsie" (1982), and "The Firm" (1993). His 1985 film, "Out of Africa," won him Oscars for Best Picture and Best Director. Pollack joins Think Tank to discuss his life, his work, and the business of making movies.
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  Sydney Pollack
    actor, producer and Academy Award-winning director of "Out of Africa"

Originally Aired: 5/25/2000

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