Buzz Feitshans papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Buzz Feitshans papers
Date (inclusive): 1972-1997
Date (bulk): 1978-1996
Collection number: 402
Creator: Feitshans, Buzz
Extent: 11.7 linear feet of papers.
Repository: Margaret Herrick Library. Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Languages: English

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Preferred Citation

Buzz Feitshans papers, Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Buzz Feitshans, 1997


Buzz Feitshans, born Fredrick Rollins Feitshans III, is an American film producer. Feitshans produced films from 1972 to 1997. He supervised film productions at American International Pictures, Carolco Pictures, and Cinergi Productions, often collaborating with writer and director John Milius.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The Buzz Feitshans papers span the years 1972-1997 (bulk 1978-1996) and encompass 11.7 linear feet. The papers contain production material for more than a dozen films either produced by Feitshans or for films in which he served in a supervisory production capacity.


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

Indexing Terms

Feitshans, Buzz--Archives.