The Directors TV series

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Back in the 70's there  was a cable program on a movie network that hosted a series, "The Directors." I remember the title credit was a script font against black. One of the episodes featured Michael Douglas, who mentioned a movie that I've never been able to identify. It showed a scene, which was of a group of naked, hippie-like young people sitting in the limbs of a large tree. The only sound is the wind stirring the leaves. What the heck was this movie? Also, is the series currently being shown on Ovation channel the same as the one from the 70s? Thanks to anyone who can satisfy my decades-old burning curiosity. 
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Are you sure the series was titled The Directors and that it was Michael Douglas? If so, I can't seem to find a listing for it on IMDb. Although he did appear on a couple of episodes of a series of the same name around '99-00.

The Directors (TV Series) The Films of Rob Reiner (1999)
The Directors (TV Series) The Films of Milos Forman (2000)

The one that's on Ovation seems to be a new and different series:

The Directors (2018- )

Naked hippies in a tree? Sounds familiar. The only thing that comes to mind is Glen and Randa (1971). Although there are only the two of them and they're not really quiet for most of that scene. They were climbing up to get into a car that had been lifted off the ground by growing branches. Very brief piece of the scene in the trailer (at 18 seconds):

I remember reading that Robert Redford was a fan of that film. Anyway, might not be what you're looking for, but it's all I've got at the moment.