Maysles follows director Wes Anderson as he prepares to shoot his feature film “The Royal Tenenbaums” in New York City. Anderson and his crew discuss difficult shots, set design and acting. The film stars Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston and Ben Stiller.
Albert Maysles follows Martin Scorsese and his crew to Rome, where he is seen preparing to shoot “Gangs of New York” at the famed Cinecitta Studios where Fellini shot most of his movies. Maysles observes Scorsese and his crew as they discuss complicated film setups.