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Donn Alan Pennebaker, world famous American documentary maker

1925 - Born in Evanston, Illinois
1953 - debut film, Daybreak Express
1959 - joins Drew Associates
1977 - begins collaboration with Chris Hegedus
1989 - releases theatrical feature film with Chris Hegedus, Depeche Mode 101
1998 - Moon Over Broadway hailed as best documentary of the year by New York Times

Today we will talk about cinematography. The guest of “Spotlight” is the world famous American documentary maker and a pioneer of the Direct Cinema genre, Donn Alan Pennebaker.