Oral history interview with Edward Dmytryk, 1959

 

Name
Dmytryk, Edward (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Edward Dmytryk, 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Edward Dmytryk, 1959
Abstract
Career as cutter, observations on cutting and directing, directing as a skill, difficulties of dialogue; writing for film, observations on writers; attitudes towards "Crossfire"; myths of Hollywood and Hollywood parties; Humphrey Bogart, Marlon Brando, "The Young Lions"; creativity and its relation to political opinion; personal political evolution, view of life, the Communist Party, the McCarthy e ra in Hollywood. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Motion picture producers and directors; Motion picture industry; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Politics in motion pictures; Dmytryk, Edward
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1959
Physical Description
78 pages
Note (Biographical)
Director
Note
Interviewed by Joan and Robert Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14835298
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-55qz-sz70
Related URLs
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