‘RBG’: How Betsy West & Julie Cohen Gained Access Into The Life Of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg – Sundance Studio

RBG documentarians Betsy West and Julie Cohen had both interviewed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg in the past, but it was when Ginsberg’s name was gaining steam in popular culture that the idea of doing a documentary was born.
“We said ‘hey someone should do a documentary on Justice Ginsberg and it should be us,’” shared West, who stopped by Deadline’s Sundance Studio along with Cohen.
The two were met with apprehension when they initially approached Ginsberg about the…

RBG documentarians Betsy West and Julie Cohen had both interviewed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg in the past, but it was when Ginsberg’s name was gaining steam in popular culture that the idea of doing a documentary was born. “We said ‘hey someone should do a documentary on Justice Ginsberg and it should be us,'” shared West, who stopped by Deadline’s Sundance Studio along with Cohen. The two were met with apprehension when they initially approached Ginsberg about the…