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The Making of Being Elmo, with Director Constance Marks

Being Elmo director Constance Marks began her filmmaking career over 30 years ago as an assistant editor for the renowned cinema verite pioneers David and Albert Maysles. For Being Elmo, she partnered with her cameraman husband James Miller and childhood friend Corrine LaPook to take a close look at Kevin Clash, the man behind (and … READ MORE

Kevin Clash and Elmo Video Hits Pt. 2

Tonight at 9pm, tune in for Being Elmo on your local PBS station! Until then, you might need a fix, so we’re here for you. Of course, Elmo is a television star, so between his work on Sesame Street and his frequent appearances on television talk shows (sometimes with Kevin Clash!), there is a lot … READ MORE

The 2012 Winter/Spring Season is Here!

Hosted by Mary-Louise Parker, the Independent Lens Winter/Spring lineup includes the award-winning films We Were Here, Hell and Back Again, Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey, and more! “Our upcoming winter/spring season features a robust slate of some of the most engaging and award-winning documentaries ever on Independent Lens,” said Senior Series Producer Lois Vossen. “It’s … READ MORE