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Reminiscences of Otto Preminger, 1971

Creator: Preminger, Otto
Project: Hollywood film industry project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 76 pages Sound recording: 3 sound cassettes
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Moving-picture director

Scope and Contents

Entry into theatrical work as youth in Vienna; first film experience; invitation to direct at 20th Century Fox, and early films there; making of "Laura", "Exodus", "Royal Scandal", "The Moon is Blue", "The Man With The Golden Arm", "Advice and Consent", "Saint Joan", "Such Good Friends"; social commentary in film; technical and philosophical approach to filmmaking; film schools and apprenticeships; reminiscences of various film industry figures


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Copyright by The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York, 1990

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