A blog about an actress, silent film, and the Jazz Age; with occasional posts about the Ziegfeld Follies, Denishawn, Frank Wedekind and Lulu, Hollywood, Weimar Germany, and film history, as well as other locales, topics and times with references to books, comix, music, art, and history, as written by Thomas Gladysz.
The World of Josef von Sternberg, by Kevin Brownlow (1967 mini documentary)
An approximately 20 minute, 1967 interview and profile with film director Josef von Sternberg, researched, written, and directed by Kevin Brownlow. In the this interview Sternberg talks about Hollywood, his career, and Marlene Dietrich (star of The Blue Angel), with whom he made and directed seven films. Sternberg also give a practical demonstration of his lighting and camera techniques. Presented in two parts. The first part can be seen here on YouTube: http://youtu.be/6DX7sll9Gug The second part can be seen here on YouTube: http://youtu.be/aRW5WPW0uqw