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A Filmmaking Couple on the Fall of the Wall and Falling in Love

Documentary filmmaker Ross McElwee and editor Marilyn Levine. He made the film, "Sherman's March," in which he set out to trace William Tecumseh Sherman's march to the sea -- but it really traces his entanglements with Southern women along the way. During the editing of that film, he and Levine fell in love. McElwee's new film, "Something to Do With The Wall," began as a story about the eternal presence of the Berlin Wall, but ended up a story of the wall's breaking down.


Other segments from the episode on April 19, 1991

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, April 19, 1991: Interview with Tony Curtis; Review of David Lee Burke's novel "A Morning for Flamingos"; Interview with Ross McElwee and Marilyn Levine; Review of the CD…


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