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Elia Kazan

Film Director (7-Sep-1909 — 28-Sep-2003)


William Baer (editor). Elia Kazan: Interviews. University Press of Mississippi. 2000. 250pp.

Michel Ciment. An American Odyssey: Elia Kazan. London: Bloomsbury. 1988. 237pp.

Michel Ciment. Kazan on Kazan. Viking Press. 1974. 199pp.

Elia Kazan. Elia Kazan: A Life. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1988. 848pp.

Brenda Murphy. Tennessee Williams and Elia Kazan: A Collaboration in the Theatre. Cambridge University Press. 1992. 217pp.

Thomas H. Pauly. An American Odyssey: Elia Kazan and American Culture. Temple University Press. 1983. 282pp.

Richard Schickel. Elia Kazan: A Biography. New York: Harper Collins. 2005. 544pp.

Roger Tailleur. Elia Kazan. Paris, France: Seghers. 1971. 218pp. Language: French.

Jeff Young (editor). Kazan: The Master Director Discusses His Films: Interviews with Elia Kazan. Newmarket Press. 1999. 368pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Internet Broadway Database [link]

  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  7. The Film Encyclopedia, 5th Edition (p.753)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.365)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.812)

  10. Webster's American Biographies (p.571)

  11. Cassell Companion to Cinema (p.305)

  12. Current Biography, 1972 Yearbook (pp.249-52)

  13. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.393)

  14. Chambers Film and TV Handbook (p.175)

  15. The Encyclopedia of Film (p.292)

  16. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.261)

  17. Celebrity Register 5th Issue (p.291)

  18. The Encyclopedia of Hollywood (p.225)

  19. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.549)

  20. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film (pp.457-58)

  21. The Guide to Film Directors (pp.450-56)

  22. The St. James Encyclopedia of Film Directors (pp.238-41)

  23. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.390)

  24. International Who's Who 1960 (p.498)

  25. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.272)

  26. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.338)

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