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Brosnan, Peter

 Person

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 11 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

Peter Brosnan papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 5905
Scope and Contents

Papers, VHS videotapes, DVD about motion picture filming at the Guadalupe Dunes, CA, with an emphasis on Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 version of The Ten Commandments and Brosnan's excavation of some of its original sets. Papers on Brosnan's excavation and the Lost City documentary. Dated 1923-2014.

Dates: 1923-2014

Correspondence, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence between Peter Brosnan and various people, especially regarding excavation in the Guadalupe Dunes in California. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

Materials related to the Lost City excavation and film, approximately 1983-2014

 Series
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains press and photographs, as well as photocopies and negatives, from Peter Brosnan's Lost City excavation in Guadalupe, California. Also contains proposals and reports for the Lost City excavation and documentary. Further contains correspondence and various miscellaneous items regarding various aspects of the excavation and film. Dated approximately 1983 to 2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

Media, approximately 1985-2014

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains 35 and 16 mm reels of film, as well as Betacam videotapes and audiocassettes, presumably containing footage and interviews taken by Peter Brosnan. Items related to Brosnan's The Lost City documentary and The Guadalupe Dunes. Dated approximately 1985-2014.

Dates: approximately 1985-2014

Notes, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 6
Scope and Contents

Notes and papers related to Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set in Guadalupe, California. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

Photo negatives, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Folder: 12
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains negatives of photographs taken during Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set in Guadalupe, California. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

Photocopies, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Carton: 2 , Folder: 35
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents

Xerox photocopies of photographs of Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set. Dated 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

Photograph prints, approximately 1983-2014

 Sub-Series — Carton: 2 , Folder: 36
Identifier: MSS 5905 Series 2 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents

Contains prints of photographs taken during Peter Brosnan's excavation of the Ten Commandments movie set. Dated approximately 1983-2014.

Dates: approximately 1983-2014

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

Filtered By

  • Subject: Lost city of Cecil B. DeMille (Motion picture) X

Additional filters:

Type
Archival Record 10
Collection 1
 
Subject
Photographs 4
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes National Wildlife Refuge (Calif.) 2
Research (Documents) 2
Ten commandments (Motion picture : 1923) 2