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Film Studies

Use this page to locate biographical information on actors, directors, costume designers, and others.


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Want to know what an actor/director has to say about their experiences? Their craft?

You can read it in their own words through interviews compiled in the Conversations with filmmakers series.

  • Simply search by Subject for the actor/director to see what titles are available.


Here are a few of the highlighted titles:

  • Woody Allen
  • Tim Burton
  • Frank Capra
  • The Coen Brothers
  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • Steven Spielberg
  • Oliver Stone
  • Orson Welles