TITLE

A Delicate Balance

AUTHOR(S)
Weddle, David
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/5/2004 Oscars Best Picture, Vol. 282 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the interchangeability of motion producing and directing. Trend among directors of producing films for other directors; Stresses of producing for other filmmakers; Ways in which taking on the job of producer can broaden one's skills as a director; Certain directors' belief that they are better equipped to produce than conventional producers; Films produced by directors such as Norman Jewison, Gary Ross and Jim Sheridan.
ACCESSION #
11900287

 

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