All Posts Tagged With: "Franz Waxman"

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CINEMA’S EXILES: FROM HITLER TO HOLLYWOOD traces the experiences of the Jews who fled Nazi Germany and took refuge in Hollywood, and examines their impact on both the German and the American cinemas.

Dec 2nd, 2008 | Comments

A Score of Appreciation for Golden Age Film Composer Franz Waxman

If you ask Franz Waxman’s son, John Waxman, to discuss his own life’s work–a library of music for motion pictures, one of the largest in the world– he immediately starts reminiscing about his father and the “Hollywood Sound”. There are very few people who remember this musical heritage–there are very few left who care.

Dec 2nd, 2008 | Comments

Biography: Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman led a variety of musical lives as composer, conductor and impresario.

Dec 2nd, 2008 | Comments

Video Exclusive: Movie Stars Entertain Troops

The exiles participate in the war effort, including entertaining troops on leave, selling war bonds and becoming air raid wardens.

Dec 1st, 2008 | Comments

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