Oral history interview with Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1959

 

Name
Mankiewicz, Joseph L (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1959
Abstract
"Skippy," 1931; "Million Dollar Legs," 1932; "Our Daily Bread," 1934; "All About Eve," 1950; comedy writing; non-professional women in Hollywood; California social life; film scholars; agents; remakes; reminiscences of early Hollywood; impressions of Ernst Lubitsch, W.C. Fields. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the Westinghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of t he Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Motion picture producers and directors; Screenwriters; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Comedy films; Mankiewicz, Joseph L
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1959
Note (Biographical)
Writer, 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
13005887
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-qm0h-n732
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.