Timeline Films videotape collection
Timeline Films videotape collection
Dates: approximately 1915-1997
Includes two videotape documentaries about Mary Pickford, one about Charles "Buddy" Rogers, and one about the formation of United Artists. Also includes interviews with Richard DeMille, Carol Eastman, Michael Kidd, and Evelyn Keyes, that were recorded during the research phase of the Timeline documentary, "The DeMille Dynasty". There are also five Mary Pickford feature films that were restored by Timeline: "Amarilly of Clothesline Alley", "Daddy Long Legs", "Little Annie Rooney", "Madame Butterfly", and "Suds".
- Extent: 1 carton (1 linear ft.). -- 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
- Creator: Timeline Films
- Call Number: MSS 2144
- Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Motion Picture Archive; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
- Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
- Languages and Scripts
- Arranged in three series: 1. Timeline Films documentaries, undated; 2. Timeline Films interviews, undated; and 3. Timeline Films collection of restored Mary Pickford films, 1915-1925.
- Conditions of Use
- It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from the Timeline Films videotape collection must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
- Preferred Citation
- Initial Citation: MSS 2144; Timeline Films videotape collection; Motion Picture Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following Citations: MSS 2144, LTPSC.
- Custodial History
- Donated by Timeline Films in 1999.
- Acquisition Information
- Donated; Timeline Films; 1999.
- Other Finding Aids
- Item-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS2144.xml
- Subject Terms
- De Mille, Agnes; De Mille, Richard, 1922-; De Mille, William C. (William Churchill), 1878-1955; DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959; Joyce, Adrien; Keyes, Evelyn, 1916-2008; Kidd, Michael, 1915-2007; Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979; Rogers, Buddy, 1904-1999; Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Performing Arts
- Genre / Form
- Transcripts; Videocassettes
- Processing Information
- Processed; James V. D'Arc (Curator, Motion Picture Archives) and John N. Gillespie (Manuscripts Processor); May 1999.
- Appraisal Information
- Motion Picture Archives. Documents history of film.
- Finding Aid ID Number
- Finding Aid Title
- Timeline Films videotape collection
- Finding Aid Author
- Finding aid prepared by James V. D'Arc and John N. Gillespie
- Finding Aid Creator
- This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-20T04:29-0600
- Finding Aid Language
- Finding aid encoded in English.
- Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008
- Biographical Info:
Producing documentaries since the 1990s, Timeline Films, LLC is located in Los Angeles, CA, and has worked in conjunction with companies such as American Movie Classics, Turner Clasic Movies, and Milestone Films. Timeline's self-proclaimed definition is a company devoted to the creation of the highest quality film and video. With productions documenting film stars such as Cecil B. De Mille, Mary Pickford, Clara Bow, and others, Timeline Films continues to promote interest in film history and preserve those elements that have made film into what it is today.
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Series in MSS 2144
Timeline Films documentaries
Timeline Films interviews
Timeline Films collection of restored Mary Pickford films
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