TITLE

Obituaries

AUTHOR(S)
Shilling, Mark
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/5/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 45, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
The article presents obituaries for several notable people including J. Arthur Widmer, who pioneered several advances in film special effects, screenwriter and author Ted Berkman, actor Robert Sterling, photographer Peter C. Borsari, director Shohei Imamura, former actress Thelma Bernstein and dancer Katherine Dunham.
ACCESSION #
21082589

 

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