Abby Singer Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Abby Singer

Interviewed by: Herb Adelman

Abner (Abby) Singer worked in feature and television production for over 50 years. In 1945, on being discharged from the Navy he moved into show business, working as secretary to legendary production head Jack Fier at Columbia Studios.

The essential qualities of good ADs and UPMs.

The difficulties women and minorities faced breaking into the movie business.

The origin of the famous "Abby Singer Shot."