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Filmmakers Chapman Way and Maclain Way tell the tale of master burglar Blane Nordahl; writer Nick Paumgarten explains why life as we know it depends on elevators. Also: a profile of underground artist Tom of Finland; a visit to a hat shop in Harlem; a look at a projection booth of a repertory movie theater.
Mar 7, 2016
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