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The Education of Gore Vidal

Filmmaker Interview – Producer Matt Kapp and Director Deborah Dickson

American Masters presents a conversation between VIDAL producer Matt Kapp and director Deborah Dickson. Matt Kapp: How did Gore interact with the camera during the course of production? Deborah Dickson: Frankly, Gore loves being filmed. After all, his childhood hero was Mickey Rooney and he has always harbored a passion to be a movie star. […]

The Education of Gore Vidal

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Muddy Waters: Can’t Be Satisfied

Timeline

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

Timeline

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 […]