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George Schaefer

George SchaeferAKA George Louis Schaefer

Born: 16-Dec-1920
Birthplace: Wallingford, CT
Died: 10-Sep-1997
Location of death: Los Angeles, CA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Film Director

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Bunker

Military service: US Army (WWII)

Wife: Mildred Trares (m. 1954, until his death)

    University: Yale School of Drama
    Administrator: Associate Dean, School of Theater Film and Television, UCLA

    Directors Guild of America President (1979-81)
    National Council on the Arts (1982-88)
    Tony 1953 for The Teahouse of the August Moon
    Emmy 1959 for Hallmark Hall of Fame, "Little Moon of Alban"
    Emmy 1961 for Hallmark Hall of Fame, "Macbeth"
    Emmy 1965 for Hallmark Hall of Fame, "The Magnificent Yankee"
    Emmy 1967 for Hallmark Hall of Fame: Elizabeth the Queen
    Emmy 1973 for A War of Children (with Roger Gimbel)

    Harvey (15-Feb-1998)
    The Man Upstairs (6-Dec-1992)
    Laura Lansing Slept Here (7-Mar-1988)
    Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry (30-Mar-1986)
    Stone Pillow (5-Nov-1985)
    Children in the Crossfire (3-Dec-1984)
    Right of Way (21-Nov-1983)
    The Best Christmas Pageant Ever (1983)
    A Piano for Mrs. Cimino (3-Feb-1982)
    Deadly Game (1982)
    The Bunker (27-Jan-1981)
    Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure (21-Nov-1979)
    Blind Ambition (20-May-1979)
    First, You Cry (8-Nov-1978)
    An Enemy of the People (17-Mar-1978)
    Our Town (30-May-1977)
    Amelia Earhart (25-Oct-1976)
    In This House of Brede (27-Feb-1975)
    Once Upon a Scoundrel (15-Aug-1974)
    F. Scott Fitzgerald and "The Last of the Belles" (7-Jan-1974)
    A War of Children (5-Dec-1972)
    Doctors' Wives (3-Feb-1971)
    Generation (15-Dec-1969)
    Pendulum (14-Feb-1969)
    The Tempest (3-Feb-1960)

    Beverly Hills Cop III (25-May-1994) · Mike

Author of books:
From Live to Tape to Film: 60 Years of Inconspicuous Directing (1996, memoir)

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