While in San Diego, Wellman would fly to Hollywood for the ... His first assignment as an assistant director for Bernie Durning ...


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William Wellman, the Oscar-winning screenwriter-director of the original A Star Is Born (1937), was ... 1954 Light's Diamond Jubilee (TV Movie documentary).


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May 3, 2018 ... A nitrate print of the film in glittering technicolor closed out this year's TCM Classic Film Festival in ... Director William Wellman has come be associated with his burlier films (his aviation epic Wings ... Courtesy of United Artists.


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