Encyclopedia of Television Film Directors (Google eBook)
From live productions of the 1950s like Requiem for a Heavyweight to big budget mini-series like Band of Brothers, long-form television programs have been helmed by some of the most creative and accomplished names in directing. Encyclopedia of Television Film Directors brings attention to the directors of these productions, citing every director of stand alone long-form television programs: made for TV movies, movie-length pilots, mini-series, and feature-length anthology programs, as well as drama, comedy, and musical specials of more than 60 minutes.
Each of the nearly 2,000 entries provides a brief career sketch of the director, his or her notable works, awards, and a filmography. Many entries also provide brief discussions of key shows, movies, and other productions. Appendixes include Emmy Awards, DGA Awards, and other accolades, as well as a list of anthology programs. A much-needed reference that celebrates these often-neglected artists, Encyclopedia of Television Film Directors is an indispensable resource for anyone interested in the history of the medium.
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Appendix A Awards Chronology
Academy Award Academy of Film actor actress adaptation Alan America Award American Playhouse Angeles Anne Anthony Award for best BAFTA Beau Bridges cast included Christopher cinematographer co-directed co-starred daughter David Davis directed episodes directed the features Directors Guild Disney drama E. G. Marshall Emmy Award Emmy Award nominations Emmy nominations features include Film and TV George Girl Golden Globe Guild of America Hallmark Hall Harris Hollywood hour-long Jack James Jane John Jones Killer L.A. Law Law & Order Love Martin Mary Michael mini miniseries mother Movies/Miniseries Murder NET Playhouse Night nomination for best novel outstanding Paul performance Peter piece pilot Play for Today Playhouse 90 portrayed producer Richard Robert Schaefer script starred Steven story teen Theatre thriller title role Tony Tony Award TV Arts Award TV movies Wednesday Play who’s wife William woman won an Emmy writer wrote York City