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Alexander Golitzen
Birth: Feb. 28, 1908, Russia
Death: Jul. 26, 2005
San Diego County
California, USA

Academy Award winning Art Director. He was born in Moscow and died in San Diego. He worked, often for Universal, in more than 300 films. He was Oscar-nominated for his work on Hitchcock's Foreign Correspondent (1940). He won his first academy award for Phantom of the Opera (1943). In 1954 Alexander was named Supervising Art Director at Universal. He also earned an Oscar for To Kill a Mockingbird (1962). Golitzen also did some notable work for television series such as The Twilight Zone (1959) and "Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond" (1959). His last work was on the film Earthquake (1974), being Oscar-nominated. (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
 
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Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Aug 19, 2005
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Alexander Golitzen
Added by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
 
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