Obama Filmmaker Says The Only Negative Thing About Obama Was That "There Were Too Many Accomplishments"
CNN's Piers Morgan: "Most documentary makers balance these movies with the negative as well as the positive. What are the negatives in your movie about Barack Obama?"
Davis Guggenheim: "Well, I mean the negative for me was there were too many accomplishments. I had 17 minutes to put them all in there."
Morgan: "Oh, come off it! You can't say that with a straight face. Come on."
Guggenheim: "I'm looking at you right now with a straight face. I mean, look --"
Morgan: "The only negativity about Barack Obama is there are too many positives?"
Morgan: "How much did it cost and who paid?"
Guggenheim: "Well, I'll let the campaign tell you that. I -- you know, I took a pay cut to make this. But the --"
Morgan: "I'm surprised you weren't paying him, by the sound of it, for the sheer honor and joy." (CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight," 3/8/12)
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