This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Sidney Lumet

Interviewed by: Marc Levin

Sidney Lumet discusses his directing style developed over 50 years of filmmaking including such noteworthy films as 12 Angry Men (1957), Long Day's Journey Into Night (1962), Dog Day Afternoon (1975) and Network (1976).

Lumet discusses working with actors.

Lumet reflects on working with editors.

The difference in the working methods of many great directors.