Burr Tillstrom


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Bob Banner

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Bob Banner on his experiences working in production on Kukla, Fran & Ollie with Burr Tillstrom
11:55

Bernie Brillstein

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Bernie Brillstein on Burr Tillstrom of Kukla, Fran and Ollie  introducing him to Jim Henson
02:41

Bill Daily

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Bill Daily on being stage manager for Kukla, Fran & Ollie
00:25

Hugh Downs

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Hugh Downs on Burr Tillstrom's ad-libbing on Kukla, Fran & Ollie
01:45
Hugh Downs on Kukla, Fran & Ollie creator Burr Tillstrom doing portable puppet shows and his celebrity
02:37

Lewis Gomavitz

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Lewis Gomavitz on his early experiences in theater and on meeting Burr Tillstrom at the 1939 World's Fair
06:30
Lewis Gomavitz on the genesis of Kukla, Fran & Ollie created by Burr Tillstrom, including the casting of Fran Allison
05:17
Lewis Gomavitz on his first meeting with Burr Tillstrom regarding Kukla, Fran & Ollie (orignally Junior Jamboree, and on the format of the show
05:13
Lewis Gomavitz on his duties as director of Kukla, Fran & Ollie working with Burr Tillstrom and Fran Allison, and on the show being ad libbed
02:36
Lewis Gomavitz on his duties as director of Kukla, Fran & Ollie and on the content of a typical episode with Burr Tillstrom and Fran Allison
02:04
Lewis Gomavitz on working with Burr Tillstrom and Fran Allison on the set of Kukla, Fran & Ollie
02:06
Lewis Gomavitz on Kukla, Fran & Ollie creator Burr Tillstrom
04:29
Lewis Gomavitz on the personality of Kukla, Fran & Ollie creator Burr Tillstrom, and on their friendship
08:17
Lewis Gomavitz on the death of Burr Tillstrom
04:34
Lewis Gomavitz on the puppets of Kukla, Fran & Ollie, created by Burr Tillstrom
09:50

Lynwood King

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Lynwood King on stage managing for Burr Tillstrom's Kukla, Fran & Ollie
05:39
Lynwood King on the routines of Burr Tillstrom's Kukla, Fran & Ollie, and on Fran Allison
01:28

Delbert Mann

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Delbert Mann on Fred Coe demonstrating NBC's color system
00:46

Garry Simpson

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Garry Simpson on the NBC television demonstration at the 1940 New York World's Fair with Burr Tillstrom
03:13

Caroll Spinney

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Caroll Spinney on loving Kukla, Fran & Ollie
00:06

Studs Terkel

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Studs Terkel on puppeteer Burr Tillstrom and Kukla, Fran & Ollie
01:14
Studs Terkel on the talents of puppeteer Burr Tillstrom
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