The art director

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Date
1948
Summary
One in a series of twelve, one-reel films designed to present behind-the scenes activities of the motion picture industry.  This film illustrates the work of the set creators, providing an interesting view of the research required to provide authentic settings and backgrounds for different types of productions. The film shows these craftsmen at work and presents every step in the creation and construction of the motion picture set, contrasting styles of sets as they differ in portraying such scattered locations as Siam, New England, and Mexico.
Publishers
Members of the Motion Picture Industry; Teaching Film Custodians; Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
Genres
Educational; Sponsored; Show business
Subject
Motion pictures -- Setting and scenery.
Collection
Archival search request - Movie palaces
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Rights Statement
No Copyright - United States
Physical Description
3 Films (0:49:04); 16mm, 35/32mm
Notes
Gift to the IUB Libraries from Instructional Support Services. 
Copyright Date: 1948
Other Identifiers
IULMIA Film Database: 40000003426063; Other: GR00404365; MDPI Barcode: 40000003426063

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