This edition: Filmmaker Albert Maysles, co-director of the legendary documentary "Grey Gardens"
Original tape date: March 16, 2007.
Legendary filmmaker ALBERT MAYSLES discusses his classic documentary, GREY GARDENS, the inspiration for this season's hit Broadway musical of the same name.
Maysles gives background and insight into the making of the film, including his and his brother's relationship with the films infamous subjects, Big and Little Edie Beale.
Maysles also discusses his lengthy career making some of the most important and seminal non-fiction films, including GIMME SHELTER and SALESMAN.
Albert Maysles Documentary Filmmaker