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Author Roberts, Jerry, 1956-

Title Encyclopedia of television film directors / Jerry Roberts
Published Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2009


Description 1 online resource (2 volumes (xviii, 839 pages))
Contents 9780810863781. Roberts. V1; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; 9780810863781. Roberts. V2; Contents; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Appendix A: Awards Chronology; Appendix B: The Great Directors; Appendix C: Top 100 Movies, Miniseries, and Shows; Appendix D: Genres, Writers, Historical Figures, Actors, and Actresses; Appendix E: Anthology Titles; Appendix F: British Imports; Bibliography; Name Index; Title Index; About the Author
Summary 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. Encyclopediaof 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes English
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Subject Television producers and directors -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries
Made-for-TV movies -- United States
Television producers and directors -- United States -- Biography -- Dictionaries
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Entertainment & Performing Arts.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Television -- Direction & Production.
Made-for-TV movies
Television producers and directors
United States
Genre/Form dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780810863781