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Ross McElwee

Ross McElwee was born on July 21, 1947 in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA as Ross Simonton McElwee III. He is a director and producer, known for Sherman's March (1985), Bright Leaves (2003) and Time Indefinite (1993). He has been married to Marilyn Levine since October 10, 1987. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2011 Photographic Memory (Documentary)
 2008 In Paraguay (Documentary)
 2003 Bright Leaves (Documentary)
 1996 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Six O'Clock News (1996)
 1991 Past Imperfect (TV Movie)
 1991 Something to Do with the Wall (Documentary)
 1985 Sherman's March (Documentary)
 1984 Backyard (Documentary short)
 1981 Resident Exile (Documentary short)
 1979 Space Coast (Documentary)
 1976 68 Albany Street (Documentary short)
 1974 20,000 Missing Persons (Short)
Show Show Producer (11 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (9 credits)
Show Show Editor (9 credits)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department (2 credits)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (11 credits)

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