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Oral history interview with David Oliver Selznick, 1958

Creator: Selznick, David O., 1902-1965
Project: Popular arts project.
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Phys. Desc. :sound file : digital preservation master, WAV files (96 kHz, 24 bit)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

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Scope and Contents

Recollections of his father, Lewis J. Selznick; producing early Western films; impressions of Irving Thalberg and Louis B. Mayer; the old versus the new Hollywood; impact of television and advertising; censorship, movie criticism, comedy; "A Star is Born." Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"

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