Filmmaker Errol Morris on this edition of Fresh Air
. His new documentary, The Fog of War
, is a profile of the man many considered to be the architect of the Vietnam conflict, Robert McNamara. Taken from a series of interviews Morris conducted with McNamara, it yields new insights into the mind of the former Secretary of Defense. Morris' other films include The Thin Blue Line
, Vernon, Florida
, Gates of Heaven
, and Fast, Cheap, and Out of Control
. He's also done a number of commercials; his clients include Apple, Nike, Miller High Life, and PBS. (Broadcast Date: January 5, 2004)
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