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Norman Bel Geddes (1893–1958)

Influential American theater, film and industrial designer, Mr. Geddes added "Bel" to his surname as a theatrical flourish. "Bel" was in fact his wife's given name. He was the father of stage, screen and television actress Barbara Bel Geddes. A stage designer in early years in the theater, he designed over 200 Broadway productions. Also one of our ... See full bio »

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Dead End Miscellaneous Crew
(1937)
(1930)
The Sorrows of Satan Art Director
(1926)
Feet of Clay Art Director
(1924)

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 1924 Feet of Clay (uncredited)
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 1930 Dance of the Hands (Documentary short)
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 1930 Dance of the Hands (Documentary short)
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 1940 To New Horizons (Short) (model designer)
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 1952 The Greatest Show on Earth (designer: big top - uncredited)
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 1930 Dance of the Hands (Documentary short) (producer)
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 1924 Feet of Clay
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 1937 Dead End (produced for the stage by)
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Stage Play: Hamlet. Tragedy (revival). Written by William Shakespeare. Directed by Norman Bel Geddes. Broadhurst Theatre: 5 Nov 1931- Nov 1931 (closing date unknown/28 performances). Cast: Jerome Andrews (as "Poisoner"), Gloria Braggiotti (as "Lady"), Gladys Burch (as "Lady"), George Carr (as "First Gravedigger"), Guy Collins (as "... See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on Cecil B. DeMille] Never have I seen a man with so pre-eminent a position splash so fondly about in mediocrity, and, like a child building a sand castle, so serenely convinced that he was producing works of art.

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Father of actress Barbara Bel Geddes. See more »

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