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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 11, Modernist Portraits
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produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 11 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

Jazz filled the air and wailed against the night. Caught in the sway, American prose writers sought out the forbidden — the slang, the dialects, and the rhythms of the folk and of everyday life. Writers such as Hemingway, Stein, and Fitzgerald forged a new style: one which silhouetted the geometry of language, c...

produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 11 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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Famous Authors, F. Scott Fitzgerald
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directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, in Famous Authors (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 29 mins
Fitzgerald's success with THIS SIDE OF PARADISE enabled him to marry Zelda Sayre and enjoy celebrity, partying and visits to Europe and writing for Hollywood. Zelda's schizophrenia and his deepening alcoholism were the background for work on TENDER IS THE NIGHT. He died in 1940 with his novel THE LAST TYCOON only...
directed by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011; produced by Malcolm Hossick, fl. 1996-2011, in Famous Authors (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2002), 29 mins
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The Other Side Of Paradise
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directed by Jill Evans; produced by Roger Thompson, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 51 mins
F Scott Fitzgerald's novel, Tender Is the Night, was based on the author's life and relationship with his wife, Zelda. This film visits the settings of the story (Alabama, Princeton and Great Neck) and places the book in context, with the extensive aid of Fitzgerald's other writings and interviews with friends.
directed by Jill Evans; produced by Roger Thompson, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 51 mins
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