Author:
Title:Playing to the Camera. Film Actors Discuss Their Craft
Place:New Haven and London
Publisher:Yale University Press
Year:1998
Pages:xiv, 370
ISBN:0-300-06983-9 (cloth), 0-300-07051-9 (pbk.)
Index:yes
Bibliography: yes
Illustrations: yes
Playing to the Camera. Film Actors Discuss Their Craft

Articles
ixStanley Kauffmann, Foreword
98Michael Redgrave, Mask or Face
xiiiRonald Gottesman, Preface
107Louis Marcorelles, Albert Finney and Mary Ure Talking About Acting
1Leigh Woods, Introduction
117Laurence Olivier, On Acting
19, Charles Graham Acting for the Films in 1912
123Nikolai K. Cherkasov, Notes of a Soviet Actor
22Charles Chaplin, My Autobiography
130Vsevolod Pudovkin, Stanislavsky's Sytem in the Cinema
28E.H. Sothern, The "New Art"
138Michael Checkhov, Actor's Feeling and Director's Form
32Mae Marsh, Screen Acting
149Mai Zetterling, Some Notes on Acting
40Lillian Gish, The Movies, Mr. Griffith, and Me
152Jean-Louis Trintignant, The Actor, a Witness of His Time
46John Kobal, Louise Brooks Dialogue with the Actress
155Marcello Mastroianni, The Game of Truth
57Louise Closser Hale, The New Stage Fright. Talking Pictures
157, Conversation with the Actress
65Betty Compson, Acting in Talking Pictures
165Wilfredo Cancio Isla, Human Masks Are Dangerous
66Greta Garbo, What the Public Wants
177Bette Davis, The Actress Plays Her Part
69George Arliss, My Ten Years in the Studios
185Mary Astor, A Life on Film
74Edward Arnold, Lorenzo Goes to Hollywood
189Joan Crawford, The Player. A Profile of an Art
79Lionel Barrymore, The Actor
193Hume Cronyn, Notes on Film Acting
89Robert Donat, Film Acting
200Neil P. Hurley, James Stewart The Many-Splendored Actor
94Eric Portman, The Film Actor
210Curtis Lee Hanson, Reflections on Forty Years of Make-Believe
223John Kobal, Gloria Swanson Interview with the Actress
227John Kobal, Katharine Hepburn Dialogue on Screen Acting
232Sidney Poitier, Walking the Hollywood Color Line
242Meryl Streep, When Women Were in the Movies
247Leigh Woods, Jeff Daniels "Commercial" Isn't a Dirty Word, Any More Than "Comedy"
267Roy Newquist, Jack Lemmon Conversation with the Actor
275Lawrence Grobel, Marlon Brando The Playboy Interview
280, Robert De Niro Dialogue with the Actor
293, Dustin Hoffman Interview with the Actor
302Beverly Walker, Jack Nicholson "The Bird Is on His Own"
309Leigh Woods, Lindsay Crouse "Acting Has to Be About Something Else"

Author:Stanley Kauffmann
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Title:Foreword
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:ix-xi
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Author:Michael Redgrave
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Title:Mask or Face
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:98-107
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Author:Ronald Gottesman
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Title:Preface
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:xiii-xiv
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Author:Louis Marcorelles
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Title:Albert Finney and Mary Ure Talking About Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:107-116
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Interview with: Albert Finney
Mary Ure
Author:Leigh Woods
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Title:Introduction
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:1-13
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Author:Laurence Olivier
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Title:On Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:117-118
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Author:
Title:Charles Graham Acting for the Films in 1912
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:19-21
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Interview with: Charles Graham
Author:Nikolai K. Cherkasov
Title:Notes of a Soviet Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:123-129
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Author:Charles Chaplin
Title:My Autobiography
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:22-28
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Author:Vsevolod Pudovkin
Title:Stanislavsky's Sytem in the Cinema
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:130-138
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Author:E.H. Sothern
Title:The "New Art"
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:28-32
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Author:Michael Checkhov
Title:Actor's Feeling and Director's Form
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:138-145
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Mae Marsh
Title:Screen Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:32-40
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Mai Zetterling
Title:Some Notes on Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:149-152
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Lillian Gish
Title:The Movies, Mr. Griffith, and Me
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:40-45
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Jean-Louis Trintignant
Title:The Actor, a Witness of His Time
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:152-154
Illustrations:  yes
Author:John Kobal
Title:Louise Brooks Dialogue with the Actress
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:46-52
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Marcello Mastroianni
Title:The Game of Truth
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:155-157
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Louise Closser Hale
Title:The New Stage Fright. Talking Pictures
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:57-65
Illustrations:  yes
Author:
Title:Conversation with the Actress
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:157-165
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Liv Ullmann
Author:Betty Compson
Title:Acting in Talking Pictures
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:65-66
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Wilfredo Cancio Isla
Title:Human Masks Are Dangerous
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:165-169
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Klaus Maria Brandauer
Author:Greta Garbo
Title:What the Public Wants
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:66-68
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Bette Davis
Title:The Actress Plays Her Part
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:177-185
Illustrations:  yes
Author:George Arliss
Title:My Ten Years in the Studios
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:69-74
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Mary Astor
Title:A Life on Film
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:185-188
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Edward Arnold
Title:Lorenzo Goes to Hollywood
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:74-78
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Joan Crawford
Title:The Player. A Profile of an Art
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:189-193
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Lionel Barrymore
Title:The Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:79-82
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Hume Cronyn
Title:Notes on Film Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:193-200
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Robert Donat
Title:Film Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:89-93
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Neil P. Hurley
Title:James Stewart The Many-Splendored Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:200-209
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: James Stewart
Author:Eric Portman
Title:The Film Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:94-98
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Curtis Lee Hanson
Title:Reflections on Forty Years of Make-Believe
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:210-219
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Henry Fonda
Author:John Kobal
Title:Gloria Swanson Interview with the Actress
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:223-227
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Gloria Swanson
Author:John Kobal
Title:Katharine Hepburn Dialogue on Screen Acting
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:227-232
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Katharine Hepburn
Author:Sidney Poitier
Title:Walking the Hollywood Color Line
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:232-241
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Meryl Streep
Title:When Women Were in the Movies
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:242-247
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Leigh Woods
Title:Jeff Daniels "Commercial" Isn't a Dirty Word, Any More Than "Comedy"
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:247-262
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Jeff Daniels
Author:Roy Newquist
Title:Jack Lemmon Conversation with the Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:267-275
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Jack Lemmon
Author:Lawrence Grobel
Title:Marlon Brando The Playboy Interview
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:275-279
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Marlon Brando
Author:
Title:Robert De Niro Dialogue with the Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:280-293
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Robert De Niro
Author:
Title:Dustin Hoffman Interview with the Actor
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:293-302
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Dustin Hoffman
Author:Beverly Walker
Title:Jack Nicholson "The Bird Is on His Own"
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:302-309
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Jack Nicholson
Author:Leigh Woods
Title:Lindsay Crouse "Acting Has to Be About Something Else"
in:Bert Cardullo, Harry Geduld, Ronald Gottesman, and Leigh Woods (ed.), Playing to the Camera, New Haven and London, 1998
Pp:309-326
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Lindsay Crouse