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Documentarians Jon Alpert and Maryann De Leo.

Journalists Jon Alpert and Maryann De Leo. The two have filmed wars, crimes in progress, and homeless families living in garbage dumps. Their latest documentary, "Rape: Cries from the Heartland," will be shown on PBS.


Other segments from the episode on July 2, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 2, 1991: Interview with Jon Alpert and Maryann De Leo; Interview with Tim Burton; Review of Charlie Watts's album "From One Charlie..."


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