Person - Gering, Marion (1901-1977)

Gering, Marion (1901-1977)

Identification

Type:

Person

Preferred form:

Gering, Marion (1901-1977)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Rusia  1901-06-09 - New York  1977-04-19

History:

He was a Russian-born American film producer and director. He founded the Chicago Play Producing Company. In 1926 his performance in Georg Kaiser's (1878-1945) movie "Gas" was quite successful, and in 1927 he began producing theater plays in New York. In 1930 he married the actress Dorothy Libaire (1905-?) and in 1931 he began directing films for Paramount Pictures, making his debut with the movie "I Take This Woman" (1931). During this period he made mvoies such as "Devil and the Deep" (1932) and "Ready for Love" (1934). In 1936 he was hired by Columbia Pictures, where he worked for two years. After this, he started to find fewer projects and tried, without success, to work again as a theatre director. From 1947 to 1949 he directed theater several plays in Cuba, but they were not successful. In 1950 he filmed "Sarumba", and in 1963 he shot his last film, "Violated Paradise" (1963).

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Film producers

Profession (carried on by):

Film directors

Places

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Rusia in 1901-06-09

Lugar de Defunción:

New York in 1977-04-19

Subjects

Gender:

Varón

Related Authorities

Columbia Pictures Corporation (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

Associative relations :

Paramount Pictures Corporation (Estados Unidos)  ( He/She works for )

External Links

Recurso web:

IMDb

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

Documents

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