DVD
English

Straight time

Ulu Grosbard (director), Edward Bunker (based on the work of), Dustin Hoffman (actor)

Straight time

Ulu Grosbard (director), Edward Bunker (based on the work of), Dustin Hoffman (actor)
Genre:
Title
Straight time
Director
Ulu Grosbard
Based on the work of
Edward Bunker
Actor
Dustin Hoffman
Language
English
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: Warner Home Video, 2007
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1978
Playing time
ca. 109 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands Based on the book No beast so fierce
EAN
7321931753128

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 13 times in Flemish libraries

About Ulu Grosbard

Israel "Ulu" Grosbard (9 January 1929 – 19 March 2012) was a Belgian-born, naturalized American theatre and film director and film producer.

Life and career

Born in Antwerp, Grosbard was the son of Rose (Tenenbaum) and Morris Grosbard, who worked in business and as a diamond merchant. Grosbard emigrated to Havana with his family in 1942; they were fleeing the persecution of Jews by the German occupiers of Belgium during World War II. In 1948, they moved to the United States, where he earned Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Chicago. He studied then at the Yale School of Drama for one year before joining the United States Army. Grosbard became a naturalized citizen in 1954.

Grosbard gravitated towards theatre when he relocated to New York City in the early 1960s. After directing The Days and Nights of BeeBee Fenstermaker off-Broadway, he earned his …Read more on Wikipedia