Some people call him the “mayor for life.” Others think he’s been in the political limelight for far too long. Whether you love him or hate him, Marion Barry has been a key force in the city’s politics for four decades. We’ll talk with a pair filmmakers who recently explored the complicated relationship between Barry’s legacy and D.C.’s identity.

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