Episode 5 - Alan Zweig


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Mark welcomes filmmaker Alan Zweig into the Classical FM studios for a meandering conversation covering his life experiences, and his award-winning documentaries including "Hurt" "Coppers" "When Jews Were Funny" & "A Hard Name". Alan looks back at fatherhood, his own father, and shares stories from his years driving a cab in Toronto. He also discusses his unorthodox approach to interviews, and thoughts on how to encourage subjects open up on camera. And Alan reveals that he's making a sequel to his cult classic, "Vinyl". This episode is brought to you by Crow's Theatre (www.crowstheatre.com) & RedEye Media (www.redeyemedia.ca)

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