Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay

Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995
Title: Calder Willingham On the Yard screenplay
Dates: 1970-1971
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3351

Biographical/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 Note

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.

Index Terms

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

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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

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