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Remembering Jonathan Demme, director of eclectic, edgy films

Clip: 04/26/2017 | 4m

Jonathan Demme earned critical and commercial success with "Silence of the Lambs," but his career as a film director went beyond crime-thrillers. He made acclaimed dramas, comedies and concert movies, too. Hari Sreenivasan remembers Demme, who died Wednesday at the age of 73, with film critic Mike Sargent.

Aired: 04/26/17

Rating: NR

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