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Brosnan, Peter


Biographical History

Peter Brosnan (b. 1952) is a writer and director.

Peter Brosnan was born July 6, 1952. He studied at the film school at New York University. He is known for his most recent documentary, The Lost City of Cecil B. Demille, as well as Perfect Target and Hit List.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Biographies of related individuals and companies, approximately 1923-2014

 Series — Carton: 4
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains biographical information on individuals and corporations related to the Ten Commandments films as well as Peter Brosnan's Lost City excavation and film. Also contains transcripts of interviews conducted with several of these individuals. This information taken from various newspapers and websites, as well as the individuals themselves. Dated approximately 1923-2014.

Dates: approximately 1923-2014

Materials related to the Ten Commandments films, approximately 1923-2012

Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 1
Scope and Contents

Includes press, photographs, and various miscellaneous items related to the 1923 Ten Commandments film and the 1956 Ten Commandments film, as well as the set, for Peter Brosnan's research. Dated approximately 1923 to 2012.

Dates: approximately 1923-2012

Photo negatives, approximately 2012

 Sub-Series — Folder: 12
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 1 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains negatives of photographs of the Ten Commandments set in Guadalupe, California. Dated approximately 2012.

Dates: approximately 2012

Press, approximately 1923-1956

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains press articles on Cecil B. DeMille and the production of both Ten Commandments films. Press collected by Peter Brosnan for his research on the Ten Commandments films. Dated approximately 1923-1956.

Dates: approximately 1923-1956

Press, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains press related to Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set in Guadalupe, California. Also contains press related to the subsequent documentary by Peter Brosnan about the excavation. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

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Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1923) 4
Lost city of Cecil B. DeMille (Motion picture) 2
Newspapers 2
Photographs 2
Transcripts 1