Paul Mazursky papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Paul Mazursky papers
Date (inclusive): 1953-1991
Date (bulk): 1968-1991
Collection number: 121
Creator: Mazursky, Paul
Extent: 7 linear feet of papers. 2.7 linear feet of photographs.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Paul Mazursky papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Paul Mazursky, 1988-2002


Paul Irwin Mazursky is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and actor. He has been nominated by the Academy in the writing category four times and was nominated in the best picture category for producing AN UNMARRIED WOMAN (1978).

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Paul Mazursky papers span the years 1953-1991 (bulk 1968-1991) and encompass approximately 9.7 linear feet. The collection consists of scripts, production material, storyboards, clippings, theater programs, and photographs. The photograph series consists of prints, contact sheets, and negatives of motion picture production photographs.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files, subseries A-B as follows: A. Produced; B. Unproduced; 2. Television files; 3. Subject files, subseries A-B as follows: A. General; B. Periodicals; 4. Oversize; 5. Photographs

Indexing Terms

Mazursky, Paul , 1930---Archives