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The Maysles Brothers | Al Maysles
5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
As Robert Drew
always liked to describe it, nonfiction film was then, and still is now, an illustrated lecture. With the equipment we have today, which is directly descended from the equipment we made; you could go beyond the illustrated lecture for the first time. These innovations made it possible to get what was happening so clearly and directly that the person viewing the film would feel as ...
Biography in: John Wakeman, editor. "World Film Directors, Volume Two, 1945-1985". Pages 654-659 (under "Albert and David Maysles"). New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1988.