The Richard Fleischer papers span the years 1925-2003 and encompass approximately 19.3 linear feet.
The collection includes production material and scripts, some correspondence, datebooks, and material
related to Fleischer's two books, as well as photographs. The photograph series consists of motion
picture production and biography photographs.
Richard O. Fleischer was an American director active in film from 1946 to 1990. He was the son of
animator Max Fleischer. Richard Fleischer received an Academy Award in the documentary feature category
for DESIGN FOR DEATH (1947). He authored two books, "Just Tell Me When to Cry," and "Out of the
18 linear feet of papers.
1.3 linear feet of photographs.
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