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Marc Wanamaker

Marc Wanamaker is a renown historian, archivist, and lecturer in film history. In 1971, he founded Bison Archives in Los Angeles, a leading repository of research and photographs of motion picture history. He assisted in forming the American Film Institute facilities in Beverly Hills in 1969 and was an AFI staff member for seven years. His ... See full bio »
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 2015 Near Myth: The Oskar Knight Story (archival photographs courtesy of: Marc Wanamaker and Bison Archives) (completed)
 2007 Why Be Good? Sexuality & Censorship in Early Cinema (Documentary) (staff: Vidiots)
 2004 The Cutting Edge: The Magic of Movie Editing (Documentary) (archival photographs)
 2003 Complicated Women (TV Movie documentary) (researcher - as Mark Wanamaker)
 2002 The Men Who Made the Movies: Samuel Fuller (TV Movie documentary) (film clips and photographs permission - as Mark Wanamaker)
 2002 Added Attractions: The Hollywood Shorts Story (TV Movie documentary) (source: archival materials)
 1999 Clara Bow: Discovering the It Girl (TV Movie documentary) (film and photo source)
 1999 The Lot (TV Series) (technical advisor)
 1997 Frank Capra's American Dream (TV Movie documentary) (still photographs courtesy of: Bison Archives)
 1992 Chaplin (technical advisor - as Marc Wannamaker)
 1988 The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind (TV Movie documentary) (photographic researcher - as Marc Wannamaker)
 1986 Hollywood Ghost Stories (Documentary) (researcher)
 1980 Hollywood (TV Mini-Series documentary) (photograph source - 1 episode)
- Hollywood Goes to War (1980) ... (photograph source)
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Book: "Early Paramount Studios" (Images of America). South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing. ISBN 1467130109 (Co-author) See more »

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Mark Wanamaker | Marc Wannamaker

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Established Bison Archives in Los Angeles, California, a production and research consulting organization for motion picture and television studios as well as museums, libraries, media, and historical societies nationwide. Bison Archives has an extensive motion picture and Los Angeles photograph library. See more »

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