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This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Bill D'Elia

Interviewed by: Michael Zinberg

Bill D’Elia discusses his 30-year career as a television director and producer-director highlighting his work on Ally McBeal, The Practice and Boston Legal among other series.

On Boston Legal

Director Bill D'Elia speaks about directing the pilot of Boston Legal and establishing the show's documentary-like style.

On His Approach

D'Elia explains why he approaches the beginning of a shoot day like the "sun is about to go down."

On the Guild and Creative Rights

D'Elia shares his appreciation for the Guild and highlights its importance as a resource of information, especially in the realm of creative rights.