Guide to the Papers of James Goldstone, 1958 - 1997Manuscript MS-1073

Introduction to the Collection

The James Goldstone papers chronicle his career as a director, producer, screenwriter of feature films, as well as television from the 1950's to the 1990's. It contains screenplays for feature films and television episodes with all related documentation such as schedules, notes, budgets, cast and crew lists, technical information, publicity material, reviews, newspapers and journals with article or ads related to the film projects, including some publicity material from France, Spain, Switzerland, Austria and other European countries. The collection also contains many production stills as well as photos of location scouting. Of particular interest are the numerous detailed production stills from his feature films "Winning" and "Roller coaster". In addition there are 5 and 7 inch audio reels with scores from such composers as Lalo Schiffrin and Quincy Jones as well as u-matic video tapes of many of the productions. A selection of books on subjects related to the film industry and some of its players are also included, as are some posters and extensive correspondence including legal documents and contracts.

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