Robert Markowitz Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Robert Markowitz

Interviewed by: John Kent Harrison

Robert Markowitz discusses his career as a director of movies for television and feature films. He also describes the role the DGA played in his career and the importance of the Guild’s support of the creative rights and financial security of directors.

The lesson Robert Markowitz learned early in his career while working on the CBS news magazine show Eye on New York.

Why Markowitz chose to pursue movies for television over feature films.

Advice to young directors on how to personalize the stories you work on without distorting the material.