Lewis Archibald interviews Jim Nabors, 1983 ; Lewis Archibald interviews Martin Ritt and Robert Radnitz: excerpt,  ; Lewis Archibald interviews Franco Zeffirelli
NamesArchibald, Lewis (Interviewer)Nabors, Jim, 1930- (Interviewee)Ritt, Martin, 1914-1990 (Interviewee)Radnitz, Robert B (Interviewee)Zeffirelli, Franco (Interviewee)
Lewis Archibald collection of recorded interviews
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1981Date Created: 1983
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LTC 6466, 2 of 2
TopicsNabors, Jim, 1930-Zeffirelli, FrancoRadnitz, Robert BRitt, Martin, 1914-1990Motion picture producers and directors -- United StatesMotion picture producers and directors -- ItalyActors -- United StatesSingers -- United StatesMotion picture actors and actresses -- United StatesOpera producers and directors -- United StatesOpera producers and directors -- Italy
NotesContent: Interview by Lewis Archibald, most probably conducted for the magazine "Downtown".Content: Title supplied by cataloger from audition of original cassette.Content: Jim Nabor interview starts on Part 1 (0:00-17:14, 24:40-29:58 minutes) and ends on Part 2 (2:44-15:25 minutes). Martin Ritt and Robert Radnitz interview (excerpt) starts at 17:15 and ends at 24:39 (Part 1). Part 1 (29:59-32:42 minutes) and Part 2 (00:00-2:43, 15:26-32:51 minutes) contains interview with Franco Zeffirelli.Venue: Recorded New York, N.Y. 1983 (1st interview) 1981 (2nd interview)Additional physical form: Archival original (1 audiocassette : analog, mono) available on *LTC 6466 (2 of 2).Acquisition: Gift; Lewis Archibald; 1996 NN-RHA.Citation/reference: Forms part of Lewis Archibald collection of recorded interviews, *L (Special) 96-05.
Physical DescriptionAudiocassetteExtent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 65 minutes) : analog, mono
DescriptionPart 1 (0:00-17:14, 24:40-29:58 minutes), and Part 2 (2:44-15:25 minutes). Lewis Archibald, a journalist who wrote for the magazine "Downtown," interviews American actor and singer Jim Nabors, who talks about his acting and singing career, and the roles he played in various productions such as the role of Lugs Harvey in the 1983 action-comedy film "Stroker Ace," that was recently released.
Part 1 (17:15-24:39 minutes). Lewis Archibald interviews two American filmmakers, film director Martin Ritt, and film producer Robert B. Radnitz. They talk about their careers, and various productions that they directed and produced together such as the 1981 American romantic comedy film "Back roads."
Part 1 (29:59-32:42 minutes) and Part 2 (00:00-2:43, 15:26-32:51 minutes). Lewis Archibald interviews Franco Zeffirelli, Italian director and producer of film, television and opera productions, who talks about his career and about his satisfaction to make musical films, based on stage opera productions to reach wider audience.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 135270604NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16561159MSS Unit ID: 20521RLIN/OCLC: 903697213NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20534691Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6caa4630-b883-0133-6779-60f81dd2b63c
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