Grauman Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Walter Grauman (1922-2015)

Interviewed by: Lawrence Mirisch

Film and television director Walter Grauman (Murder, She Wrote; 633 Squadron; The Streets of San Francisco) shares stories and advice on dealing with the pressures and rewards of working in television and film.

Walter Grauman recounts shooting an action scene for the pilot episode of The Streets of San Francisco with Karl Malden and Michael Douglas.

Although he rarely worked with difficult actors, Grauman recalls one bad experience and how he handled it.

He describes how remaining flexible allowed him to overcome problems on location and stay on schedule.