Florence Dauman papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Florence Dauman papers
Date (inclusive): circa 1988-1996
Collection number: 738
Creator: Dauman, Florence
Extent: 4 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Florence Dauman papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Florence Dauman, 2004


Florence Dauman is a documentary film producer and director. She produced and directed HOLLYWOOD MAVERICKS (1990) and produced A PERSONAL JOURNEY WITH MARTIN SCORSESE THROUGH AMERICAN MOVIES (1996). The daugher of producer Anatole Dauman, Florence worked as a film programmer for the Los Angeles International Film Exposition, or Filmex, in the 1970s and 1980s.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Florence Dauman papers span the years circa 1988-1996 and encompass 4 linear feet. The collection consists of production material, film festival pubicity, and interview transcripts for HOLLYWOOD MAVERICKS as well as budgets, correspondence, production notebooks, and research for A PERSONAL JOURNEY WITH MARTIN SCORSESE THROUGH AMERICAN MOVIES, also known as WHAT PRICE HOLLYWOOD? MARTIN SCORSESE'S 100 YEARS OF AMERICAN CINEMA.


Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files.

Indexing Terms

Dauman, Florence--Archives.