1 streaming video file (33 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 19, 2011.
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F. Scott Fitzgerald: Early Influences (5:13) -- Education (2:09) -- Princeton University (3:41) -- First Novel (2:03) -- Archpriest of the Flapper Age (3:23) -- 'The Great Gatsby' (2:33) -- Emotional Turmoil (2:19) -- Reduced Circumstances (2:31) -- Decline in Hollywood (3:03) -- Last Year of Fitzgerald's Life (1:53) -- Credits: 'F. Scott Fitzgerald: A Concise Biography' (0:40) -- Scott Fitzgerald (1890 - 1940): An Overview of His Work (3:08)
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This overview of the biography and writing of F. Scott Fitzgerald from the Famous Authors series traces Fitzgerald's life and influences from his birth in St. Paul, Minnesota, to his university days at Princeton and literary celebrity and frivolity in New York, to his status as social purveyor of modernists in Paris, and his tumultuous marriage to the talented but troubled Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald and following alcoholic spiral.
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Films for the Humanities (Firm)
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