|Description||This series is composed largely of correspondence, covering various aspects of the making of 2001: A Space Odyssey, from pre-production spanning through to post-production. Included are correspondence files between Stanley Kubrick and others instrumental in the production of 2001: A Space Odyssey; for example, Arthur Clarke [co-writer of the script and novel], Frederick I Ordway III [scientific consultant for the film], and Roger Caras [American Publicity Representative and Vice President of Polaris Productions Inc]. Files cover elements of the film such as scripts, narration, scientific and location research, the hiring of crew members, modelling, make up, schedules, shooting, cutting, and promotion. |
Files are arranged alphabetically.