Selznick

noun
United States filmmaker noted for his film adaptations of popular novels (1902-1965)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑film maker, ↑filmmaker, ↑film producer, ↑movie maker

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  • Selznick — is a surname, and may refer to: *Albie Selznick (contemporary), American film and television actor *Arna Selznick (contemporary), Canadian film director *Brian Selznick (b. 1966), American author and illustrator of children’s books *David O.… …   Wikipedia

  • Selznick — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Brian Selznick (* 1966), US amerikanischer Illustrator und Schriftsteller David O. Selznick (1902–1965), US amerikanischer Filmproduzent Lewis J. Selznick (1870–1933), US amerikanischer Filmproduzent,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SELZNICK — SELZNICK, U.S. family in the film industry. LEWIS B. SELZNICK (1872–1933), who was born in Kiev, emigrated to Pittsburgh and started a jewelry business there. Later he moved to New York. In 1910 he joined a film making company and, becoming… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Selznick —   [ selznɪk], David O. (Oliver), amerikanischer Filmproduzent, * Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania) 10. 5. 1902, ✝ Los Angeles (Kalifornien) 22. 6. 1965; arbeitete ab 1926 bei Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) in Hollywood, ab 1927 bei Paramount; ab 1931… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Selznick — (David Oliver) (1902 1965) producteur américain: Autant en emporte le vent (1939), Rebecca (1940), Duel au soleil (1947) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Selznick — Selznick, David O. (1902 65) a US film ↑producer, famous for Gone With the Wind (1939), which he also helped to write and direct. He also produced Rebecca (1940), Spellbound (1945) and was co producer of The Third Man (1949) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Selznick — [selz′nik] David O(liver) 1902 65; U.S. film producer …   English World dictionary

  • Selznick — biographical name David O(liver) 1902 1965 American film producer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Selznick — /selz nik/, n. David O(liver), 1902 65, U.S. motion picture producer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Selznick — Selz•nick [[t]ˈsɛlz nɪk[/t]] n. big David O(liver), 1902–65, U.S. motion picture producer …   From formal English to slang

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