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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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"