Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren

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Title
Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren
Names
Archibald, Lewis (Interviewer)
Mirren, Helen (Interviewee)
Collection

Lewis Archibald collection of recorded interviews

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LTC 6445
Topics
Mirren, Helen
Actresses -- Great Britain
Motion picture actors and actresses
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Content: Interview by Lewis Archibald, most probably conducted for the magazine "Downtown".
Content: Title supplied by cataloger from information on original cassette.
Content: The first 2:35 minutes is Archibald checking his phone messages. The Mirren interview starts after the phone messages and ends about 25:52 minutes in. There are some more phone messages which follows to the end (part 1). The interview ends at about 29:15 minutes in. At that point is the remnant of some more phone messages being auditioned (part 2).
Venue: Recorded [1989] New York, N.Y.
Additional physical form: Archival original (1 audiocassette ; analog, mono) available in *LTC 6445.
Acquisition: Gift; Lewis Archibald; 1996 NN-RHA.
Citation/reference: Forms part of Lewis Archibald collection of recorded interviews, *L (Special) 96-05.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 64 minutes) ; analog, mono
Description
Lewis Archibald, a journalist who wrote for the magazine "Downtown," interviews the British actress Helen Mirren. She discusses her stage, television and film career in Great Britain and the USA, and the roles she played in various productions in the 1970's-1980's such as Mother Fox in the 1986 American drama film "The mosquito coast" directed by Peter Weir; and her role of Georgina Spica, "The Wife" in the 1989 British-French romantic black comedy crime drama film "The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover" that was recently released. She recalls various theatrical and film directors such as Peter Greenaway ("The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover"), and actors, with whom she worked.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 135270604
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16561159
MSS Unit ID: 20521
RLIN/OCLC: 899744798
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20512378
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 65862090-b827-0133-5276-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69f0afb0-b827-0133-e648-60f81dd2b63c

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 22, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69f0afb0-b827-0133-e648-60f81dd2b63c

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Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1989). Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69f0afb0-b827-0133-e648-60f81dd2b63c

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Lewis Archibald interviews Helen Mirren