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Studio memories oral history transcript, 1994 : William J. Fadiman

Author: William Fadiman; Larry Ceplair; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
Publication:Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
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Fadiman discusses his early life in New York and his education at the Univ. of Wisconsin and the Sorbonne, then continues through his career as a story editor and producer in the motion picture industry. Major topics covered include the studio system during Hollywood's golden era, major personalities behind the studios of the thirties, forties and fifties, discrimination and blacklisting in the film industry, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Interviews
Named Person: William J Fadiman; Samuel Goldwyn; Louis B Mayer
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: William Fadiman; Larry Ceplair; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
OCLC Number: 36766920
Notes: Transcript of a 1.75-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program.
Description: ix, 104 leaves, bound : portraits ; 28 cm
Responsibility: interviewed by Larry Ceplair.

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Fadiman discusses his early life in New York and his education at the Univ. of Wisconsin and the Sorbonne, then continues through his career as a story editor and producer in the motion picture industry. Major topics covered include the studio system during Hollywood's golden era, major personalities behind the studios of the thirties, forties and fifties, discrimination and blacklisting in the film industry, and the breakdown of the studio system.

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