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David Wolper Center Collection

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Steve Hanson
(213) 740 7273

Cinema-TV Library


The producer of more than 800 collective works, David L. Wolper is a recipient of the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Oscar™ from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and an inductee to the Television Hall of Fame. His television programs have won more than 50 Emmys, five Peabody Awards and seven Golden Globes, and his motion picture films have garnered 20 Oscar nominations and won three. After 50 years in the entertainment industry, David Wolper has preserved his legacy for future generations by donating his personal archives to the David L. Wolper Center for the Study of the Documentary at the University of Southern California.