Tag Archives: Benjamin Franklin

May 2020
Dimitri Tiomkin and Lowell Thomas team up for Benjamin Franklin biopic

by Warren M. Sherk Our two-part article on letters shared between Dimitri Tiomkin and Lowell Thomas touched on a proposed film on the life of Benjamin Franklin. During the summer of 1960, Dimitri Tiomkin, while discussing his view of the … Read More…

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March 2020
The lively letters of Dimitri Tiomkin and Lowell Thomas, Part 1

by Warren M. Sherk The worlds of Dimitri Tiomkin and Lowell Thomas converged through the making of the 1957 Cinerama documentary Search for Paradise, produced by Thomas and scored by Tiomkin. After the film’s release, a lively procession of letters, telegrams, and … Read More…

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