Elia Kazan

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Noun1.Elia Kazan - United States stage and screen director (born in Turkey) and believer in method acting (1909-2003)
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Elia Kazan Kazan was a Greek-American film and stage director known for many hit plays and movies.
ZOE Kazan may hail from a Hollywood dynasty, but far from cashing in on her lineage - her grandfather was influential director Elia Kazan (A Streetcar Named Desire and On The Waterfront) and her parents are successful screenwriters Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord - the third-generational actress has long been determined to shout louder than her famous last name.
Elia Kazan testifies before the House Un-American Activities Committee and "names names" of several theatre artists linked to communist activity, including playwright Clifford Odets.
That comment inspired Schulberg's short story "Your Arkansas Traveler," and that story became the seed of A Face in the Crowd, scripted by Schulberg and directed by Elia Kazan.
6) Elia Kazan, in Toby Cole & Helen Krich Chinoy (eds), Directors on Directing: A Source Book of the Modern Theatre, Macmillan, New York, 1985, p.
While Elia Kazan was undoubtedly one of the most influential directors in Hollywood history--helming such classic fare as East of Eden, On the Waterfront and A Streetcar Named Desire--he's probably most commonly remembered as a onetime Communist who named names before the U.
Dense, rich work from veteran director Elia Kazan, powerfully performed.
Mi madre me inculco el gusto por el cine clasico y desde nina veia peliculas de Marlon Brando, de Elia Kazan.
Also in this very special issue of THR is a piece on the private correspondence of director Elia Kazan.
Y ese es el legado mas importante de Elia Kazan muerto a los noventa y cuatro anos de edad, hace diez anos.
Alleged communist Elia Kazan is set to direct A Streetcar Named Desire.
In the other, the long-time friendship between the film''s award-winning director Elia Kazan (Paul Duckworth) and otherwise engaged iconic writer Arthur Miller (Carl Cockram) is fragmenting under the glare of Senator Joe McCarthy''s notorious Communist witch-hunts.