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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Marcia Nasatir papers
    Date (inclusive): 1969-1992
    Date (bulk): 1980s
    Collection number: 372
    Creator: Nasatir, Marcia
    Extent: 3.8 linear feet of papers.
    Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
    Languages: English

    Important Information for Users of the Collection


    Available by appointment only.

    Publication rights

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the Margaret Herrick Library. Researchers are responsible for obtaining all necessary rights, licenses, or permissions from the appropriate companies or individuals before quoting from or publishing materials obtained from the library.

    Preferred Citation

    Marcia Nasatir papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Marcia Nasatir, 1996


    Marcia Nasatir is a film producer and production executive active since the mid-1970s. She began her career as a book editor and literary agent. In 1974 she was named vice president of West Coast development for United Artists. After serving in executive positions with Carson Films and 20th Century- Fox, Nasatir relocated to New York in 1983. She formed Marcia Nasatir Productions, based in New York, in 1984.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The Marcia Nasatir papers span the years 1969-1992 and encompass 3.8 linear feet. The collection contains production material for three films produced by Nasatir along with some additional correspondence and deal memos and some files on unproduced properties. For THE BIG CHILL (1983) there are clippings, correspondence, distribution statements, and memos; for HAMBURGER HILL (1987) a shooting script and production material; and production material for IRONWEED (1987).


    Arranged in the following series: 1. Production files, subseries A-B as follows: A. Produced; B. Unproduced; 2.Subject files.

    Indexing Terms

    Nasatir, Marcia--Archives.