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On Story

Creating Classic Characters

Season 2 Episode 1 | 26m 46s

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Academy Award-winning director Sydney Pollack (OUT OF AFRICA, TOOTSIE, THE WAY WE WERE) and NYPD Blue and Deadwood creator David Milch discuss the inspiration behind creating classic film and television characters. Followed by the suspenseful short film THE LAB by writer/director Ryan Scheer, about two young boys whose summer afternoon in the woods goes horribly awry.

Aired: 05/25/12 | Rating: NR

Support for On Story is provided by the Alice Kleberg Foundation and John Paul & Eloise DeJoria

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