Oral history interview with Jean Negulesco, 1959

 

Name
Negulesco, Jean (Interviewee)
Franklin, Joan (Interviewer)
Franklin, Robert (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Jean Negulesco, 1959
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Jean Negulesco, 1959
Abstract
Gradual move into motion picture directing from painting; making shorts at Warner Brothers; ballet shorts CAPRICCIO ESPAGNOLE and GAIETE PARISIENNE; Holywood attitude towards art films; experience as a film director; commitment to making a film, chemistry between actors, problems of comedy, agents and their effect on films through the actors. Audio is comprised of narrator's excerpts from the West inghouse Broadcasting Company's radio program series "Memoirs of the Movies"
Collection Name
Popular arts project
Subjects
Painters; Motion picture producers and directors; Painting; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Motion pictures--Aesthetics; Short films; Negulesco, Jean
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Origin Information
1959
Date
1959
Note (Biographical)
Artist, director
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Interviewed by Joan and Robert Franklin
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
7094960
Also In
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-qgtq-8a29
Related URLs
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