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The Directors: Victor Fleming
Victor Fleming
Season 4  |  Episode 9  |  Smooth/Arts  |  June 3, 2020

Victor Fleming was born in California, in 1889. Joined MGM in the 1930s and directed some of the studio's most prestigious films. Red Dust (1932) and Bombshell (1933 showcasing Jean Harlow, while Captains Courageous (1937) brought a touch of literary distinction to boy's-own adventure stories. His two most famous films came in 1939, with The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind, which he won the Academy Award for Best Director. His last film Joan of Arc (1948) with Ingrid Bergman, received seven Oscar nominations, winning two.

Victor Fleming was born in California, in 1889. Joined MGM in the 1930s and directed some of the studio's most prestigious films. Red Dust (1932) and Bombshell (1933 showcasing Jean Harlow, while Captains Courageous (1937) brought a touch of literary distinction to boy's-own adventure stories. His two most famous films came in 1939, with The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind, which he won the Academy Award for Best Director. His last film Joan of Arc (1948) with Ingrid Bergman, received seven Oscar nominations, winning two.

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