Reminiscences of Robert Drew, 1980

 

Name
Drew, Robert, 1924-2014 (Interviewee)
Hogenson, Barbara (Interviewer)
Drew, Anne
Title
Reminiscences of Robert Drew, 1980
Abstract
Childhood and family; pilot in World War II; writer for LIFE magazine; Nieman Fellowship at Harvard; filmmaking influences; "direct cinema" vs. "cinema verite"; early films for TIME/LIFE including "Primary"; technical advances in mobile candid sync sound filmmaking; Drew Associates: production of films for ABC, TIME, the Bell Telephone Hour, particularly "Yankii, No" "Eddie", and films about John F . Kennedy, commercials, independent and industrial films; views on past and present documentary work Mrs. Drew particpated in the first two interview sessions
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Air pilots; Motion picture producers and directors; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Documentary films; Television broadcasting of films; Documentary television programs; Industrial films; Drew, Robert, 1924-2014; Drew, Anne
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1980
Note (Biographical)
Filmmaker
Note
Interviewed by Barbara Hogenson
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
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Catalog Record
15308357
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-a7n6-cf64
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.