Korty Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with John Korty

Interviewed by: Robert Markowitz

John Korty has worked in nearly every facet of film and television including animation, documentary, independent and mainstream studio features and movies for television and miniseries.

John Korty describes what it took to get a television broadcast of his Oscar and Emmy-winning documentary Who are the Debolts? And Where Did They Get 19 Kids?

The shooting problems caused by Cicely Tyson's makeup as a 110-year-old woman on The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.

What happened at a New York Cinema 16 Film Club screening when experimental filmmaker Maya Deren brought 35 filmmakers onstage for a Q&A.