Hausman Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Michael Hausman

Interviewed by: Richard Pearce

Michael Hausman shares stories from his lengthy career as a UPM, Assistant Director, and Producer, including working with such directors as Martin Scorsese (Gangs of New York), Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain), and Milos Forman (Amadeus) -- and offers his words of advice that gave Michael Moore the courage to make his first documentary, Roger & Me

Michael Hausman explains the importance of budgeting and his role between the director and the studio.

Hausman recollects how he built and demolished a location to keep a film on schedule.

He shares how he influenced Michael Moore to make documentaries and why he teaches.