Latest update: 19/03/2010
Albert Maysles: the godfather of documentary
Today in culture, Eve Jackson meets Albert Maysles who was once described by Jean-Luc Godard as 'the best American cameraman'. Him and his brother were a documentary team whose films told stories for the first time without scripts, sets or narration. Their work includes cult classics like 'Salesman', 'Gimme Shelter' and 'Grey Gardens'.