Elia Kazan - Wikipedia
Early life. Elia Kazan was born in the Fener district of Istanbul, to Cappadocian Greek parents originally from Kayseri in Anatolia. He arrived with his parents, George and Athena Kazantzoglou (née Shishmanoglou), to the United States on 8 July 1913.He was named after his paternal grandfather, Elia Kazantzoglou.
Elia Kazan - IMDb
Elia Kazan, Director: On the Waterfront. Known for his creative stage direction, Elia Kazan was born Elias Kazantzoglou on September 7, 1909 in Constantinople, Ottoman Empire (now Istanbul, Turkey). Noted for drawing out the best dramatic performances from his actors, he directed 21 actors to Oscar nominations, resulting in nine wins. He directed a string of successful films, including A...
Elia Kazan - Director - Biography
Synopsis. Elia Kazan was born to Greek parents living in Turkey on September 7, 1909. After his family immigrated, he grew up in New York City and attended Williams College and Yale University.
Elia Kazan | American director and author | Britannica.com
Elia Kazan: Elia Kazan, Turkish-born American director and author noted for his successes on the stage—especially with plays by Tennessee Williams and Arthur Miller—as well as for his critically acclaimed films and for his role in developing a revolutionary style of acting that embodied psychological and
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Elia Kazan | About Elia Kazan | American Masters | PBS
Elia Kazan, one of America's great directors, was to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award, and this honor had divided Hollywood.
Overview for Elia Kazan - Turner Classic Movies
A rare talent who scaled the heights of two artistic disciplines, Elia Kazan overcame humble roots to establish himself as both a driving force in American theater and as a highly-regarded filmmaker.
Elia Kazan: A Life by Elia Kazan - Goodreads
Elia Kazan helped reinvent the art of stage and screen acting, was the favoured director of Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams − presenting the first productions of A Streetcar Named Desire and Death of a Salesman − and 'discovered' Marlon Brando and James Dean.
Obituary: Elia Kazan | Film | The Guardian
The stage and film director Elia Kazan, who has died aged 94, had outlived so many friends and enemies; yet there are actors everywhere working towards a mystery he did so much to define.
Elia Kazan: biggest rat of the pack | Film | The Guardian
Elia Kazan receives an honorary Oscar from Martin Scorsese in 1999. Photograph: Timothy A Clary/AFP Martin Scorsese loves those films, and he revered the impact Kazan had on American life. In the ...