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Neil Young on David Geffen’s success as a media mogul

15m 10s

On November 29, 2011, Neil Young spoke about David Geffen’s role as a performer in the art of the deal and how the media mogul found success in the behind-the-scenes action. Interview conducted by director Susan Lacy for "Inventing David Geffen" (2012).

Aired: 11/07/23
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