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Daniel Barnz discusses his latest film, 'Won't Back Down'

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A Martinez and film director Daniel Barnz. Mary Plummer/KPCC

Director Daniel Barnz joins the show to talk about his newest film, "Won’t Back Down,” about two mothers who try to turn around their failing urban school. Maggie Gyllenhaal plays a working parent and Viola Davis plays a teacher. The film opens Friday in L.A.

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