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Brett Dicker papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2646
Abstract

The Brett Dicker collection contains collected materials from Dicker's 23-year career in marketing and promotions for Walt Disney Pictures, as well as earlier work with United Artists and MGM. The materials include scripts, press kits, film screeners, and related advertising pieces.

Dates: 1980 - 2010

Film Daily publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2488
Abstract

This collection consists of The Film Daily newspaper publications, bound in book form. This publication ran from 1918 to 1970 and contained film industry news, film revisions, and union information.

Dates: circa 1920s-1970

Hugh Fordin papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2527
Abstract

This small collection contains papers of American music producer and biographer Hugh Fordin (1935-2019), primarily relating to his book, "The World of Entertainment! Hollywood's Greatest Musicals: The Freed Unit at MGM" (1975) about Arthur Freed (1894-1973) and his MGM musicals department.

Dates: 1952 - 1975

Arthur Freed papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2151
Abstract

Arthur Freed was an American lyricist and producer, best known for his MGM musical productions of such films as "An American in Paris", "Singin' in the Rain", "Meet Me in St. Louis", and "Gigi". This collection comprises primarly film files (produced and unproduced), considered projects, playscripts and screenplays, phonograph albums, and artwork and stills. It also contains personal papers, correspondence and letters, awards, certificates and ephemera, and books and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1919 - 1975

Albert Lewin papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2144
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of American writer, producer, and director Albert Lewin (1894-1968) consisting of stills, scrapbooks, manuscripts, business and personal correspondence, publicity, personal photographs, clippings, sheet music, and screenplays.

Dates: 1909 - 1968

MGM Cartoon Studio music scores collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2250
Abstract

This collection consists of music scores that accompany cartoon shorts created by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Cartoon Studio from 1937-1957.

Dates: 1937 - 1957

MGM Feature continuity script collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2408
Abstract

This collection consists of continuity scripts for MGM films. Continuity cutting is the way that a film has a continuous flow between camera angle changes and scene changes. These scripts also help with changing movies for international audiences that might have different censorship laws.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1940s-1990s

MGM Production Department files (series 2)

 Collection
Identifier: 2430
Abstract

This collection consists of scripts and production information for MGM films and television series from the 20th century.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920s-1960s

MGM Production Department (Film) records

 Collection
Identifier: 2253
Abstract

This collection contains production files for films produced by MGM from 1950-1959.

Dates: 1950 - 1959

MGM Production Department (TV Shows) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2255
Abstract

This collection consists of MGM Production Department records on production costs for shows and commercials produced by Metro-Goldywn-Mayer.

Dates: 1950 - 1980

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Animated television music -- Archival resources 2
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Academy Awards (Motion pictures) -- Archival resources 1
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Advertising -- Motion pictures -- Archival resources 1
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Certificates 1
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Correspondence 1
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Names
Fordin, Hugh, 1935-2019 2
Freed, Arthur, 1894-1973 2
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation 2
Astaire, Fred 1
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 1