DVD
English

The savage eye

Joseph Strick (director)
Title
The savage eye
Director
Joseph Strick
Language
English
Publisher
Carlotta Films, 2010
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Playing time
67 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Frans
EAN
3333297712606

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 2 times in Flemish libraries

About Joseph Strick

Joseph Strick (July 6, 1923 – June 2, 2010) was an American director, producer and screenwriter.

Life and career

Born in the Pittsburgh area town of Braddock, Pennsylvania, Strick briefly attended UCLA, then enrolled in the U.S. Army during World War II. In the Army, he served as a cameraman in the Army Air Forces.

In 1948, he and Irving Lerner produced Muscle Beach. For several years in the 1950s, Lerner, Strick, Ben Maddow, and Sidney Meyers worked part-time on the experimental documentary The Savage Eye (1959).

Strick was also a successful businessman, founding Electrosolids Corp (1956), Computron Corp. (1958), Physical Sciences Corp (1958), and Holosonics Corp. (1960). In 1977 he invented the usage of six-axis motion simulators as entertainment systems and applied it to new machines used now in Disney theme parks as "Star Tours."

In the 1960s, during his first marriage, Strick commissioned…Read more on Wikipedia