Franklin J. Schaffner

Birthday
May 30, 1920
Birthplace
Tokyo, Japan

Bio: Born in Japan to American Protestant missionaries, director Franklin J. Schaffner first set foot on American soil at age five. After spending his childhood in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Schaffner studied pre-law at Franklin and Marshall College, then moved on to Columbia University's law school. After World War II navy service, Schaffner decided to abandon law;… More

Filmography

Franklin J. Schaffner Videos

Papillon
3 minutes 9 seconds
Patton
2 minutes 38 seconds
Nicholas And Alexandra
2 minutes 29 seconds
Planet Of The Apes
1 minutes 5 seconds
Studio One Anthology
3 minutes 51 seconds

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