The Resource Sidney Lumet : a life, Maura Spiegel

Sidney Lumet : a life, Maura Spiegel

Label
Sidney Lumet : a life
Title
Sidney Lumet
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Maura Spiegel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This first-ever biography of a seminal American director "takes us from the world of Yiddish theater to Broadway spectacles, then inside the Federal Theater, the Group Theatre, the Actors Studio, and the early 'golden age' of television--all of which precede Lumet's ... five-decades-long adventure in movie making ... With the help of exclusive interviews with family, colleagues and friends, author Maura Spiegel provides a ... picture of the ... life and work of a director whose influence is felt through generations"--
Summary
A portrait of the influential, five-time Oscar-nominated director shares insights into his use of gritty realism in his stage and television productions as well as his acclaimed work on such Hollywood films as 12 Angry Men and Serpico
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10829547
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spiegel, Maura
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.L86
LC item number
S65 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lumet, Sidney
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
Label
Sidney Lumet : a life, Maura Spiegel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (pages 365-366), bibliographical references (pages 369-382), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Yiddish roots -- Family stories -- Mother and son -- A Broadway education -- Brother and sister -- A second home : the group theatre -- What the camera sees -- GI Jew : eating ham for Uncle Sam -- Coming home -- Marriage take one : a season in Bohemia -- Television : worlds within worlds -- Marriage take two : Mr. And Mrs. Mouse -- The making of 12 angry men -- Career moves -- Marriage take three : maybe this time -- Men at work -- Marriage take four : print it -- Acquainted with the night -- Parents and children -- Make it personal -- Life all around -- All in all
Control code
2019031704
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 401 pages
Isbn
9781250030153
Lccn
2019031704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1079849776
Label
Sidney Lumet : a life, Maura Spiegel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes filmography (pages 365-366), bibliographical references (pages 369-382), and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Yiddish roots -- Family stories -- Mother and son -- A Broadway education -- Brother and sister -- A second home : the group theatre -- What the camera sees -- GI Jew : eating ham for Uncle Sam -- Coming home -- Marriage take one : a season in Bohemia -- Television : worlds within worlds -- Marriage take two : Mr. And Mrs. Mouse -- The making of 12 angry men -- Career moves -- Marriage take three : maybe this time -- Men at work -- Marriage take four : print it -- Acquainted with the night -- Parents and children -- Make it personal -- Life all around -- All in all
Control code
2019031704
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 401 pages
Isbn
9781250030153
Lccn
2019031704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1079849776

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