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Cabanne, Christy, 1888-1950


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  • Instance Of

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  • Fuller Name

    • William Christy
  • Variants

    • Cabanne, William Christy, 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, Walter Chrystie, 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, W. C. (William Christy), 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, Wm. C. (William Christy), 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, La Glade, 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, Laclede, 1888-1950
    • Cabanne, Christie, 1888-1950
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1888-04-16
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1950-10-15
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) United States Naval Academy
        • Organization: (naf) Fine Arts Film Company
        • Organization: (naf) D.W. Griffith, Inc.
        • Organization: (naf) Metro Pictures Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) Film Booking Office of America
        • Organization: (naf) Tiffany Prod., Inc.
        • Organization: (naf) Pathé Pictures
        • Organization: (naf) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
        • Organization: (naf) Universal Pictures Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) Monogram Pictures Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) Producers' Releasing Corporation
        • Organization: (naf) Screen Guild Productions
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1910
        • Affiliation End: 1910
        • Organization: (naf) Biograph Company
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Saint Louis (Mo.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Philadelphia (Pa.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Silent films--Production and direction
      • Occupation

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    • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • Sources

      • found: Annapolis salute [MP] 1937:credits (directed by and story by Christy Cabanne)
      • found: Scared to death, [20--?]:opening credits (directed by Christy Cabanne)
      • found: Moving picture world, v. 20, no. 12, Sep. 16, 1916:p. 1817 (W. Chrystie Cabanne)
      • found: Motion picture news, Nov. 22, 1919:p. 3777 (Christie Cabanne)
      • found: Stewart, J. Filmarama, v. 1, 1975:p. 40 (Christy W. Cabanne)
      • found: Performing arts biog. master index, 1981(Christy Cabanne; William Christy Cabanne; Christy William Cabanne; b. 1888 d. 1950)
      • found: Niver, K. Early motion pictures : the paper print collection in the Library of Congress, 1985:p. 409 (Walter Chrystie Cabanne; film actor in Goddess of Sagebrush Gulch)
      • found: Halliwell's filmgoer's and video viewer's companion, ©1993:page [130] (Christy Cabanne (1888-1950); American silent film director for Griffith and Fairbanks; declined to second features when talkies came)
      • found: Vazzana, E.M. Silent film necrology, ©2001:page 75 (Willliam Christy Cabanne; actor, film director; born St. Louis, Missouri, 16 April 1888-15 October, 1950, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; worked for Biograph, 1910; Reliance-Majestic, Fine Arts, Griffith, Metro)
      • found: Stewart, W.T. International film necrology, 1981:page 45 (William Christy Cabanne; director; born St. Louis, Missouri; died October 15, 1950, age 62)
      • found: IMDb, January 14, 2016(Christy Cabanne; born April 16, 1888, Saint Louis, Missouri; died October 15, 1950, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; film director, actor, writer, producer; appeared in Goddess of Sagebrush Gulch; also known as W. Christy Cabanne, W.C. Cabanne, William Christy Cabanne, Wm. C. Cabanne, La Glade Cabanne, Laclede Cabanne; graduate of the US Naval Academy; wrote for Metro Pictures; became a director for hire, mainly of low- to medium-budget films for such studios as FBO, Associated Exhibitors, Tiffany and Pathe; worked at MGM on a few occasions; in the 1930s, he did quite a bit of work at Universal; ended up pictures for Monogram, PRC and Screen Guild)
    • Change Notes

      • 1988-10-21: new
      • 2016-03-05: revised
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