Oral history interview with Anita Loos, 1971

 

Name
Loos, Anita, 1893-1981 (Interviewee)
Benton, Nicholas, 1926- (Interviewer)
Green, Judith, 1931-2001 (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Anita Loos, 1971
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Anita Loos, 1971
Abstract
Getting a start; differences between silent and sound film; observations on D.W. Griffith, Irving Thalberg, George Cukor; "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"; Jean Harlow, Marilyn Monroe, Greta Garbo
Collection Name
Hollywood film industry project
Subjects
Women screenwriters; Women authors; Authors; Motion picture authorship; Silent films; Motion picture acting; Motion pictures--Production and direction; Loos, Anita, 1893-1981
Format
oral histories
Genre
Interviews
Date
1971
Physical Description
29 pages
Note (Biographical)
Screenwriter, playwright and author
Note
Interviewed by Nicholas Benton and Judith Green on July 14, 1971
Note (Provenance)
Time-Life Books, Inc., Gift 1983
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
14406363
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-5e6d-tb27
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.