Dorothy Arzner

Jan 3, 1897


Though not the first woman director, California-born Dorothy Arzner was for many years the best known, as well as the only female member of the Director's Guild of America. Publicity releases of the 1930s and 1940s tended to emphasize the so-called "masculine" traits in Arzner's background--she was a pre-med student at the University of Southern… More


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