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Filmmaker Allison Anders on Movies and Motherhood

Anders' new film is "Gas Food Lodging," about a single mother and her two teenage children living in a trailer. Anders herself was a single mother on welfare with two teenage daughters. Previously, she collaborated on the film "Border Radio."


Other segments from the episode on May 10, 1993

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 10, 1993: Interview with John Turturro; Interview with Allison Anders; Review of Cathleen Schine's novel "Rameau's Niece."


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