(2011) Digital video book (DVB) version of his autobiography "The Feeling of Being There: a filmmaker's memoir".
1 Print Biography
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I made Happy Mother's Day because I was broke, but when I saw what was happening to this family, I got really interested. The Saturday Evening Post editor loved it, but the publisher-producer did not like it. So, it got changed into this film about how nice it is to have quintuplets, and it was sponsored by a baby-food company.
He is survived by his daughters, Victoria Leacock Hoffman of New York City; Elspeth Leacock of Brooklyn, New York; Claudia Leacock of New York City; two sons, Robert Leacock of Watermill, New York; and David Leacock of Jupiter, Florida; his companion, Valerie Lalonde of Paris, France; a half-sister, Martha Leacock Crawford of England; and nine grandchildren.