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Visual History with Arlene Sanford

Interviewed by: Michael Zinberg

Arlene Sanford discusses her 30-plus year career directing episodic television, feature films and movies for television, highlighting her work on such shows as Ally McBeal, Pretty Little Liars, and Grace and Frankie.

On Directing Pilots

Arlene Sanford compares and contrasts working on pilots, movies for television, features and episodic television and why she likes them.

On Making Adjustments

Director Arlene Sanford tells a story about working with James Spader on Boston Legal and shows the importance of being flexible with your plan as a director.

On Ally McBeal

Sanford discusses her favorite show from her career Ally McBeal.