Marlene Dietrich, A Personal Biography

Book - 2011
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A biography of anti-Nazi actress and Hollywood star Marlene Dietrich. The author relies extensively on the star's own words and conversations with those who knew her well.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011
Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed
ISBN: 9781439188354
Call Number: 791.4302 D567c
Characteristics: viii, 304 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm


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Josef Von Sternberg directed the little known cabaret singer, Marlene Dietrich in Berlin in her first film, The Blue Angel. In the next six films they made together, he obsessively shot close ups of her carefully lit face, glamorously surrounded by feathers or furs. While his creation flourished ... Read More »

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