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Joni Mitchell: Woman of Heart and Mind

Filmmaker Interview – Susan Lacy

1) How did you find your way through capturing such a complex person as Joni Mitchell? SL: First, let me say that I hope I did capture her complexity. I certainly tried to. I don’t think any single film could capture every aspect of her life and work, so the first challenge was to decide […]

Joni Mitchell: Woman of Heart and Mind

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Juilliard

Filmmaker Interview – Maro Chermayeff

AMERICAN MASTERS Online presents an interview with “Juilliard” filmmaker Maro Chermayeff. INTRODUCTION I spent almost every waking minute for two years, crouched in the cubicle-ridden hallways of Thirteen/WNET — my “home away from home” — making the film JUILLIARD and co-authoring the companion book. My partners in crime were the relentlessly talented Susan Lacy and […]

Willie Nelson: Still Is Still Moving

Filmmaker Interview – Steven Cantor

AMERICAN MASTERS Online presents an interview with “Willie Nelson” filmmaker Steven Cantor. Q: What first got you interested in doing a film on Willie Nelson? Steven Cantor: Willie is an American icon whose fascinating life story and day-to-day experiences had never been revealed in an intimate and personal way, so in my mind it was […]