This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Sidney Lumet

Interviewed by: Marc Levin

Sidney Lumet began his career acting and directing for the theater, and made his screen acting debut in the movie, One Third of a Nation, in 1939. This interview was conducted on January 13 and 15, 2004.

Lumet discusses working with actors.

Lumet reflects on working with editors.

The difference in the working methods of many great directors.