Dorothy Arzner
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Dorothy Arzner
*January 3, 1897 San Francisco, California, USA
October 1, 1979 La Quinta, California, USA

American film director, one of the few female directors in the 1920s-1940s..

Films

1943

First Comes Courage

1940

Dance, Girl, Dance

1937

The Bride Wore Red
The Last of Mrs. Cheyney

1936

Craig's Wife

1934

Nana

1933

Christopher Strong

1932

Merrily We Go to Hell

1931

Honor Among Lovers

1930

Paramount on Parade
Behind the Make-Up

1929

The Wild Party

1928

Manhattan Cocktail

1927

Get Your Man
Ten Modern Commandments

1926

Old Ironsides

1924

Merton of the Movies

1923

The Covered Wagon
Ruggles of Red Gap


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Books on Dorothy Arzner
Judith Mayne
Directed by Dorothy Arzner
Indianapolis, 1994

Claire Johnston (ed.)
The Work of Dorothy Arzner, Towards a Feminist Cinema
London, 1975
Books with substantial mentioning of Dorothy Arzner
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Amy L. Unterburger (editor)
Women Filmmakers & Their Films
Detroit - New York - London, 1998

Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Women film directors, An international bio-critical dictionary
Westport, Connecticut; London, 1995

Ally Acker
Reel Women, Pioneers of the Cinema 1896-Present
New York, 1991
Books with an entry on Dorothy Arzner