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Ross McElwee in Charleen / Backyard

Charleen / Backyard

1980 NR

In Charleen, documentarian Ross McElwee looks at the life of a North Carolina poet and teacher who acts as a muse to a motley crew of artists and musicians. In Backyard, McElwee trains a humorous observational lens on his family and neighbors.

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