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  • Biographical / Historical
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  • Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Cinematic Arts Library
    Title: Robert Radnitz papers
    Creator: Radnitz, Robert
    Identifier/Call Number: 2293
    Identifier/Call Number: /repositories/5/resources/1174
    Physical Description: 397.25 Linear Feet 272 boxes
    Date (inclusive): 1960-1991
    Abstract: This collection includes the production records of American motion picture producer Robert Radnitz (1924-2010).
    Language of Material: English.

    Biographical / Historical

    Robert Radnitz (1924-2010) was an American motion picture producer, whose career began as a script consultant. He went on to produce many film adaptations of children's literary works.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection includes the production records of American motion picture producer Robert Radnitz (1924-2010). Materials include production and research files for film projects, administrative and budgeting records, posters, film reels of trailers and television promotional spots, clippings of reviews, and various realia associated with Radnitz's career. Major film projects represented in this collection include Island of the Blue Dolphins (1964), Sounder (1972), and My Side of the Mountain (1969). Project files for unproduced films are also represented in the collection.

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is unavailable for access because of its size and current level of processing. Contact the Cinematic Arts Library ctlibarc@usc.edu for details.

    Rights Statement for Archival Description

    Finding aid description and metadata are licensed under an Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) license.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Cinematic Arts Library at ctlibarc@usc.edu. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Cinematic Arts Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Robert Radnitz, May 30, 1985.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Robert Radnitz papers, Collection no. 2293, Cinematic Arts Library, USC Libraries, University of Southern California.

    Processing Information

    This collection is unprocessed.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Children's films
    Motion picture posters
    Motion picture producers and directors -- Archival resources
    Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Archival resources
    Radnitz, Robert -- Archives