Watergate, Richard Nixon, a burglary at night, tapes, The Washington Post, Deep Throat and then the movie All the Presidents Men with Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford which resulted in a breakthrough for those two actors, but also for investigative journalism.
Normally Diktat doesn’t choose on forehand where to set up for the outdoor guerilla recordings. The Watergate Hotel however was a must do location. We were lucky to arrive on a sun splattered day and find the hotel closed for reconstruction. Undisturbed, observed by surveillance camera’s we performed under the dragonfly wing at the entrance of the hotel.