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Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay

Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay

Descriptive Summary

Title: Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay
Creator: Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995
Inclusive Dates: 1970-1971
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3351
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Calder Willingham (1922-1995) was an accomplished novelist, playwright, and screenwriter.

For further information, see the article "Calder Willingham" at the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a first draft of the screenplay On the Yard, by Calder Willingham. The volume contains handwritten corrections, and the title page is signed by Willingham. Bound with the screenplay is a typescript of a letter dated May 10, 1971 to actor Dustin Hoffman, from Willingham, regarding the Hollywood process of filmmaking and an analysis of how Willingham sees Hoffman helping with a project.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay, ms3351, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2018.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

First drafts.
Motion picture plays.
Motion pictures -- Production and direction.

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