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Film - Historical

Bud Abbott (1897-1974) and Lou Costello (1906-1959)
http://www.abbottandcostello.net/

Robert Altman
(1925 - 2006)
http://archive.sensesofcinema.com/contents/directors/05/altman.html (senses of cinema)

Dorothy Arzner
(1897 - 1979)
http://archive.sensesofcinema.com/contents/directors/03/arzner.html (senses of cinema)

Fred Astaire
(1899- 1987)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actors/Astaire/astaire.htm (Reel Classics)

Mary Astor
(1906-1987)
http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0000802/bio (IMDb)

Ethel Barrymore
(1879 - 1959)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethel_Barrymore (Wikipedia)

John Belushi
(1949 - 1982)
http://www.belushi.com

Berry Berenson
(1948 - 2001)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berry_Berenson (Wikipedia)
__ http://legacy.com/Sept11/Story.aspx?PersonID=91772 (Remember: September 11)

Herbert J. Biberman
(1900-1971)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herbert_J._Biberman (Wikipedia)

Humphrey Bogart
(1899 - 1957
http://bogartfilms.warnerbros.com (Warner Brothers)

Clara Bow
(1905 - 1965)
http://www.clarabow.net/

Marlon Brando
(1924 - 2004)
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=3097019(NPR)

Louise Brooks
(1906 - 1985)
http://www.pandorasbox.com/

Yul Brynner
(1920-1985)
http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0000989/bio IMDb)

Charles Bronson
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9D03E3D61438F932A3575AC0A9659C8B63
(The New York Times)

Frank Capra
(1897-1991)
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0518.html
(The New York Times LearningNetwork)

Charlie Chaplin
(1889-1977)
http://www.charliechaplin.com/

James Coburn
(1928-2002)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Coburn (Wikipedia)

Lester Cole
(1904-1985)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAcoleL.htm

George Cukor
(1899-1983)
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/database/cukor_g.html (American Masters)

Dorothy Dandridge
(1922-1965)
http://home.hiwaay.net/~oliver/dandridge.html

James Dean
(1931-1955)
http://www.jamesdean.com
-"American Legends: James Dean" -- http://www.americanlegends.com/jamesdean/

Karl Dane
(1886-1934)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Karl_Dane (Wikipedia)

Linda Darnell
(1923-1965)
http://classicmoviefavorites.com/darnell/ (Classic Movie Favorites)

Bette Davis
(1908-1989)
http://www.bettedavis.com/about/bio.htm

Marlene Dietrich
(1901-1992)
http://www.marlene.com/

Walt Disney
(1901-1966)
http://www.justdisney.com/walt_disney/

Richard Dix
(1893-1949)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Dix (Wikipedia)

James Doohan
(1920-2005)
http://www.startrek.com/startrek/view/series/TOS/cast/69073.html (Star Trek)
__ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Doohan (Wikepedia)

Nelson Eddy
(1901-1967)
http://www.jeanettemacdonaldandnelsoneddy.com/ (Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy)

Howard Fast
(1914-2003)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAfast.htm (Spartacus)

Jose Ferrer
(1909-1992)
http://www.thegoldenyears.org/ferrer_j.html (Classic Movies)

W. C. Fields
(1880-1946)
http://www.goldensilents.com/comedy/wcfields.html (Golden Silents)

Victor Fleming
(1889-1949)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor_Fleming (Wikipedia)

Henry Fonda
(1905-1982)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actors/Fonda/fonda.htm (Reel Classics)

Clark Gable
(1901-1960)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clark_Gable (Wikipedia)

John Garfield
(1913 - 1952)
http://www.classicmovies.org/articles/aa030203a.htm (Classic Movies)

Judy Garland
(1922-1969)
http://www.jgdb.com/bio.htm (The Judy Garland Database)

Janet Gaynor
(1906-1984)
http://www.goldensilents.com/stars/janetgaynor.html (Golden Silents)

Cary Grant
(1904-1986)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actors/Cary/cary.htm (Reel Classics)

Jean Harlow
(1911-1937)
http://www.jeanharlow.com/about/index.html

Howard Hawks
(1896-1977)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howard_Hawks (Wikipedia)

Ben Hecht
(1893-1964)
http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/bhecht.htm (Author's Calendar)

Audrey Hepburn
(1929-1993)
http://www.audreyhepburn.com/

Katherine Hepburn
(1907-2003)
http://www.films42.com/tribute/hepburn.asp (Films for Two)

Gregory Hines
(1946-2003)
http://www.villagevoice.com/news/0333,jowitt3,46211,1.html (Village Voice)

William Holden
(1918 - 1981)
http://www.classicmovies.org/articles/aa111101a.htm (Classic Movies)

Judy Holliday
(1921-1965)
http://www.wtv-zone.com/lumina/judy/ - Judy Holliday Resource Center

The Hollywood Ten
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC/blacklist.html (Moffitt Resources Center - U. C. Berkeley)

Bob Hope
(1903-2003)
http://www.bobhope.com/bob.htm

Sidney Howard
(1891-1939)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sidney_Howard (Wikipedia)

Rock Hudson
(1925 - 1985)
http://www.cmgww.com/stars/hudson/

John Huston
(1906-1987)
http://www.classicmovies.org/articles/aa081201a.htm (Classic Movies)

Walter Huston
(1884-1950)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0404158/bio (IMBd)

William Inge
(1913-1973)
http://www.ingecenter.org/ (William Inge Center for the Arts)

Alan Ladd
(1913-1964)
http://www.cmgww.com/stars/ladd/index.php (CMG Worldwide)

Carl Laemmle
(1867 - 1939)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carl_Laemmle (Wikipedia)

Veronica Lake
(1919-1973)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000043/bio

Hedy Lamarr
(1913-2000)
http://www.hedylamarr.com
_ http://www.inventions.org/culture/female/lamarr.html (Female Inventors)

Burt Lancaster
(1913 - 1994)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burt_Lancaster (Wikipedia)

Carole Landis
(1919-1948)
http://www.lawzone.com/half-nor/landis.htm (Norwegian American Hall of Fame)

Fritz Lang
(1890-1976)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fritz_Lang (Wikipedia)

Ring Lardner, Jr.
(1915-2000)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAlardner.htm (Spartacus)

Bruce Lee
(1940-1973)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000045/bio (IMDb)

Jack Lemmon
(1925-2001)
http://archives.cnn.com/2001/SHOWBIZ/Movies/06/28/lemmon.obit/ (CNN.com)

Cleavon Little
(1939 - 1992)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001476/ (IMDb)

Carole Lombard
(1908-1942)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carole_Lombard (Wikipedia)

Anita Loos
(1888-1981)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anita_Loos (Wikpedia)

Myrna Loy
(1905-1993)
http://www.myrnaloycenter.com/aboutmyrnaloy.htm (The Myrna Loy Center for the Performing Arts)
_Myrna Loy -- http://freespace.virgin.net/donna.moore/myrna.htm (Screwball Stars Pages)

Ida Lupino
(1917-1995)
http://www.museum.tv/archives/etv/L/htmlL/lupinoida/lupinoida.htm (MBC)

Joel McCrea
(1905-1990)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0566948/ (IMBd)

Hattie McDaniel
(1895-1952)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actresses/McDaniel/mcdaniel2.htm (Reel Classics)
_ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hattie_McDaniel (Wikipedia)

Jeanette MacDonald
(1903-1965)
http://www.jeanettemacdonaldandnelsoneddy.com/ (Jeanette MacDonald and Nelson Eddy)

Fred MacMurray
(1908-1991)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fred_MacMurray (Wikipedia)

Steve McQueen
(1930-1980)
http://stvmcqueen.tripod.com/McQbio.html

Albert Maltz
(1908-1985)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USAmaltz.htm (Spartacus)
__ http://college.hmco.com/english/lauter/heath/4e/students/author_pages/modern/maltz_al.html (Heath Anthology)

Rouben Mamoulian
(1897-1987)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rouben_Mamoulian (Wikipedia)

Jayne Mansfield
(1933-1967)
http://www.jaynemansfield.com/

Francis Marion
(1887- 1973)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frances_Marion (Wikipedia)

The Marx Brothers
http://www.marx-brothers.org/

Sal Mineo
(1939-1976)
http://www.salmineo.com/

Tom Mix
(1880-1940)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_Mix (Wikipedia)

Marilyn Monroe
(1926-1962)
http://www.marilynmonroe.com/

Agnes Moorehead
(1900-1974)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agnes_Moorehead (Wikipedia)

Mabel Normand
(1892-1930)
http://slapstick-comedy.com/Mabel/BioMabel.html (The Mabel Normand Website)

Hermes Pan
(1909 - 1990)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hermes_Pan_%28choreographer%29 (Wikipedia)

Sam Peckinpah
(1925-1984)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001603/ (IMDb)

Chris Penn
(1965-2006)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Penn (Wikipedia)

Anthony Perkins
(1932-1992)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthony_Perkins (Wikipedia)

River Phoenix
(1970-1993)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/River_Phoenix (Wikipedia)

Mary Pickford
(1892-1979)
http://www.marypickford.com/
_ http://www.cobbles.com/simpp_archive/mary-pickford_intro.htm (Hollywood Renegades Archive)

Sydney Pollack
http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-pollack27-2008may27,0,7188390.story
(LA Times)

William Powell
(1892-1984)
http://themave.com/Powell/

Christopher Reeve
(1952-2004)
http://www.chrisreevehomepage.com/biography.html (unoffical fan site)
_ http://www.christopherreeve.org/site/ c.geIMLPOpGjF/b.1097025/k.A74C/Christopher_Reeve.htm (Christopher Reeve Foundation)

Jean Renoir
(1894-1979)
http://www.kirjasto.sci.fi/jrenoir.htm (Authors' Calendar)

Anne Revere
(1903-1990)
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/USArevere.htm (Spartacus)

Arthur Ripley
(January 12, 1897 - February 13, 1961)
http://content.cdlib.org/xtf/view?docId=hb0b69n6g4&doc.view=frames&chunk.id=div00021&toc.depth=1&toc.id= (Calisphere)

Ginger Rogers
(1911-1995)
http://www.gingerrogers.com/

Will Rogers
(1879-1935)
http://www.willrogers.org/

Will Sampson
(1934-1987)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Will_Sampson (Wikipedia)

Jean Seberg
(1938-1979)
http://www.saintjean.co.uk/menu2.htm (Saint Jean, the Jean Seberg website)

David O. Selznick
(1902-1965)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_O._Selznick (Wikipedia)

Gale Sondergaard
(1899-1985)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gale_Sondergaard

Barbara Stanwyck
(1907-1990)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actresses/Stanwyck/stanwyck.htm (Reel Classics)

George Stevens
(1904-1975)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Stevens (Wikipedia)

Jimmy Stewart
(1908-1997)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jimmy_Stewart (Wikipedia)

Norma Talmadge
(1893-1957)
http://www.goldensilents.com/stars/normatalmadge.html (Golden Silents)

Sharon Tate
(1943-1969)
http://www.sharontate.net/bio.html

William Desmond Taylor
(1872-1922)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Desmond_Taylor (Wikipedia)

Spencer Tracy
(1900-1967)
http://themave.com/Tracy/

Jack Valenti
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Valenti (Wikipedia)

Rudolph Valentino
(May 6, 1895 - August 23, 1926)
http://www.rudolph-valentino.com/ (Falcon Lair)
_ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudolph_Valentino (Wikipedia)

Salka Viertel
(1889-1978)
http://www.usc.edu/libraries/archives/arc/libraries/feuchtwanger/exiles/viertel.html
(Feuchtwanger Memorial Library)

John Wayne
(1907-1979)
http://www.jwayne.com/

Lois Weber
(1881-1939)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lois_Weber (Wikipedia)

Orson Welles
(1915-1985)
http://www.bway.net/~nipper/

Billy Wilder
(1906-2002)
http://www.reelclassics.com/Directors/Wilder/wilder.htm (Reel Classics)

Anna May Wong
(1905-1961)
http://www.anna-may-wong.com
_ http://us_asians.tripod.com/features-am-wong.html - US Asians

Natalie Wood
(1938-1981)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Natalie_Wood (Wikipedia)

Fay Wray
(1907-2004)
http://www.shillpages.com/faywray/fwmain.shtml (The Fay Wray Pages)

George Wright
(1920-1998)
http://theatreorgans.com/artists/georgewright/
(The George Wright Memorial Home Page)

Darryl Francis Zanuck
(1902-1979)
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0953123/bio (IMBd)



Film - Contemporary

Carlos Alazraqui
http://www.carlosalazraqui.com/

Alan Alda
http://www.alanalda.com/
__ http://www.museum.tv/archives/etv/A/htmlA/aldaalan/aldaalan.htm
(Museum of Broadcast Communications)

Alan Arkin
http://us.imdb.com/name/nm0000273/bio (IMBd)

Rosanna Arquette
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000275/ (IMBd)

Dan Aykroyd
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Aykroyd (Wikipedia)

Lauren Bacall
http://themave.com/Bacall/

Warren Beaty
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000886/bio (IMBd)

Candice Bergen
http://www.thespiannet.com/actresses/B/bergen_candice/index.shtml (Thespian Net)

Halle Berry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halle_Berry (Wikipedia)

David Brown
http://www.filmreference.com/film/26/David-Brown.html (film reference)

Charles Burnett
http://archive.sensesofcinema.com/contents/directors/03/burnett.html
(senses of cinema)

Gina Prince-Bythewood
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0697656/ (IMDb)

Reggie Rock Bythewood
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0090066/ (IMDb)

Mel Brooks
http://www.ladyofthecake.com/mel/ (Mel Brooks Movie Site)

Nicholas Cage
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicolas_Cage (Wikipedia)

Cheech and Chong
http://www.cheechandchong.com/

Chevy Chase
http://www.movieactors.com/actors/chevychase.htm (MovieActors.com)

Cher
http://www.cher.com/

Julie Christie
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001046/bio (IMBd)

George Clooney
http://www.clooneyunlimited.com/
_ http://www.clooneyfiles.com (fan site)

Francis Ford Coppola
http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/cop0pro-1 (Academy of Achievement)
_American Zoetrope
http://www.zoetrope.com/

Sofia Coppola
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001068/ (IMDb)
_ http://www.tribute.ca/people/bio/5248
(tribute.ca)

Kevin Costner
http://www.kevincostner.com/

Peter Coyote
http://www.petercoyote.com/

Tom Cruise
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000129/ (IMDb)

Billy Crystal
http://imdb.com/name/nm0000345/bio (IMDb)

Doris Day
http://www.dorisday.com/
_biography
http://www.biography.com/search/article.do?id=9268553 (The Biography Channel
_films
http://www.dorisday.net/ (The Films of Doris Day website)

Robert De Niro
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_De_Niro (Wikipedia)

Leonardo Dicaprio
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonardo_DiCaprio (Wikipedia)

Bill Duke
http://www.billduke.com

Clint Eastwood
http://www.clinteastwood.net/

Carrie Fisher
http://www.carriefisher.com

Jane Fonda
http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/nge/Article.jsp?id=h-2755
(New Georgia Encyclopedia)

Joan Fontaine
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joan_Fontaine (Wikipedia)

D.C. Fontana
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D.C._Fontana (Wikipedia)

Harrison Ford
http://www.indianajones.com/bio/cast/harrisonford.html (IndianaJones.com)

Jodie Foster
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jodie_Foster (Wikipedia)

Morgan Freeman
_ http://www.revelationsent.com/index.php (Revelations)
_ http://www.answers.com/topic/morgan-freeman (answers.com)

James Garner
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001258/ (IMDb)

Danny Glover
http://abilitymagazine.com/glover_interview.html (Ability Magazine interview)

Whoopie Goldberg
http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/gol0bio-1 (Academy of Achievement)

Elliott Gould
http://www.elliott-gould-zone.net/ (Elliott Gould Zone)

Gene Hackman
http://www.danville.lib.il.us/Pathfinder/hackman.htm (Danville Library)

Mark Hamill
http://www.markhamill.com/ (Fan Club)

George Hamilton
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Hamilton_(actor) (Wikipedia)

Tom Hanks
http://www.afi.com/tvevents/laa/laa02.aspx (AFI)

Daryl Hannah
http://www.dhlovelife.com/

Catherine Hardwicke
http://www.bbc.co.uk/films/2003/11/14/catherine_harwicke_thirteen_interview.shtml (BBC)

Charlton Heston
http://charltonhestonworld.homestead.com/GREETING.html

Robert Hillmann
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0385091/ (IMBd)

Dustin Hoffman
http://www.thespiannet.com/actors/H/hoffman_dustin/index.shtml (Thespian Net)

Dennis Hopper
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000454/ (IMDb)

Lena Horne
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/database/horne_l.html
(PBS American Masters

Michael Horse
http://www.michaelhorse.com/

Whitney Houston
http://www.whitneyhouston.com/

Ron Howard
http://www.achievement.org/autodoc/page/how0pro-1 (Academy of Achievement)

Tab Hunter
http://www.tabhunter.com/

Marsha Hunt
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marsha_Hunt_%28US_actress%29 (Wikipedia)

Anjelica Huston
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001378/bio (IMDb)

Philip Kaufman
http://www.philipkaufman.com

Diane Keaton
http://www.dianekeaton.info/ (fan site)
__ http://www.who2.com/dianekeaton.html (who2)

Lela Lee
http://www.pbs.org/searching/lela_main.html (PBS)

Gary Leva
http://www.levafilmworks.com/

Lucy Liu
http://lucy-liu.org

George Lucas
http://www.lucasfilm.com/
__ http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/database/lucas_g.html
(PBS American Masters)

David Lynch
http://www.davidlynch.com/

Ali MacGraw
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ali_MacGraw (Wikipedia)

Shirley MacLaine
http://www.answers.com/topic/shirley-maclaine (answers.com)

Madonna
http://www.madonna.com/

Steve Martin
http://www.stevemartin.com/

Marlee Matlin
http://www.marleematlinsite.com/

Liza Minelli
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0591485/bio (IMDb)

Vincente Minelli
http://www.sensesofcinema.com/2004/great-directors/minnelli/
(senses of cinema)

Demi Moore
http://www.demimoorefan.com/ (fan site)

Esai Morales
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Esai_Morales (Wikipedia)

Rita Moreno
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rita_Moreno (Wikipedia)

Viggo Mortensen
http://www.frostyland.com/Viggo/viggo.index.shtml

Eddie Murphy
http://www.tiscali.co.uk/entertainment/film/biographies/eddie_murphy_biog.html (tiscali film & tv)

Rick Najera
http://www.ricknajera.com/

Paul Newman
http://www.reelclassics.com/Actors/Newman/newman.htm (reelclassics.com)

Nichelle Nichols
http://www.startrek.com/startrek/view/series/TOS/character/1112511.html (StarTrek.com)

Jack Nicholson
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jack_Nicholson (Wikipedia)

Leonard Nimroy
http://www.startrek.com/startrek/view/series/TOS/cast/69076.html (StarTrek.com)

Nick Nolte
http://www.salon.com/people/bc/1999/12/14/nolte/index.html (Salon)

Kim Novak
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001571/bio (IMBd)

Maureen O'Hara
http://www.moharamagazine.com/
_ http://www.reelclassics.com/Actresses/O'Hara/ohara.htm
(Reel Classics)
_ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maureen_O'Hara (Wikipedia)

Edward James Olmos
http://www.edwardjamesolmos.com

Al Pacino
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al_Pacino (Wikipedia)

Sean Penn
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sean_Penn (Wikipedia)

Joaquin Phoenix
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001618/bio (IMBd)

Sidney Poitier
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/database/poitier_s.html (American Masters)

Richard Pryor
http://www.richardpryor.com/

Robert Redford
http://www.angelfire.com/rant/pearly/redford/zzz-rrbio.html
_on Freedom of Expression -- http://www.firstamendmentcenter.org/about.aspx?id=12440
("Speaking Freely" interview with Ken Paulson)

Debbie Reynolds
http://www.debbiereynoldsonline.com

Molly Ringwald
http://www.iammollyringwald.com

Julia Roberts
http://www.aboutjulia.com/ (AboutJulia.com)

Jane Russell
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Russell (Wikipedia)

Winona Ryder
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winona_Ryder (Wikipedia)

Eva Marie Saint
http://www.thegoldenyears.org/saint.html
(The Golden Years)

Susan Sarandon
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Susan_Sarandon (Wikipedia)

Arnold Schwarzenegger
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000216/ (IMBd)

Martin Scorsese
http://www.scorsesefilms.com/ (Scorsese and His Films)

George C. Scott
http://www.imagesjournal.com/issue04/features/georgecscott.htm
(Images)

William Shatner
http://www.williamshatner.com/

Will Smith
http://www.willsmith.net/

Jimmy Smits
http://www.hispanic-today.com/smits_article.html (Hispanic Today)

D'Angela Steed
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1008200/ (IMBd)

Oliver Stone
http://www.filmmakers.com/artists/oliverstone/biography/
(Filmmakers.com)

Barbara Streisand
http://www.barbrastreisand.com/

George Takei
http://www.georgetakei.com/

Elizabeth Taylor
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000072/bio (IMDb)

Shirley Temple
http://www.shirleytemple.com/

Lily Tomlin
http://www.lilytomlin.com/

Alan Toy
http://www.alantoy.com/

John Travolta
http://www.travolta.com/

Jesus Salvador Treviño
http://www.chuytrevino.com/

Kathleen Turner
http://www.kathleen-turner.com/
__ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kathleen_Turner (Wikipedia)

Wayne Wang
http://www.splicedonline.com/01features/wwang.html
(by Rob Blackwelder, SPLICEDWire)

Denzel Washington
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Denzel_Washington (Wikipedia)

Raquel Welch
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raquel_Welch (Wikipedia)

Gene Wilder
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000698/ (IMDb)

Robin Williams
http://www.robinwilliams.com/

Bruce Willis
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0000246/ (IMBd)

Reese Witherspoon
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reese_Witherspoon (Wikipedia)

Joanne Woodward
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0940946/

Steve Zaillian
http://www.sfsu.edu/~sfsumag/archive/spring_06/zaillian.html (SFSU Magazine Online)

Darryl Zanuck
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darryl_F._Zanuck (Wikipedia)

Lili Fini Zanuck
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005572/ (IMBd)

Richard D. Zanuck
http://www.hollywood.com/celebrity/Richard_D_Zanuck/196823#fullBio (Hollywood.com)

Hassan Zee
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1492 Pictures
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American Zoetrope
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http://www.dreamworks.com
__Indiana Jones.com
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Fox Studios
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Lucasfilm
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http://www.starwars.com/

MGM
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Paramount
http://www.paramount.com

Pixar
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_Toy Story
http://www.pixar.com/featurefilms/ts/

Ren-Mar Studios
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Revelations
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RKO Pictures
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Sony Pictures
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_Columbia Pictures
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia_Pictures (Wikipedia)

Universal Studios
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The Walt Disney Studios
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Independent Filmmakers

Daniel Cassidy
(1945-2008)
http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/10/15/BAK813H4B0.DTL
(San Francisco Chronicle)

Theresa Duncan
(1966 - 2007)
http://theresalduncan.typepad.com/

Oskar Fischinger
(1900-1967)
http://www.oskarfischinger.org/

Millie Ketcheshawno (Muskogee Creek Nation)
(1937-2000)
http://www.pbs.org/itvs/alcatrazisnotanisland/ (Alcatraz Is Not An Island)
__ http://www.red-coral.net/Pow.html#Millie
(Berkeley Indigenous Peoples' Day)

Kent Mackenzie
(1930-1980)
http://www.exilesfilm.com/filmmaker.html (The Exiles)

Linda Mabalot
(d. 2003)
http://www.asianamericanfilm.com/archives/000096.html (Asian American Film)

Marlon Riggs
(1957-1994)
http://www.museum.tv/archives/etv/R/htmlR/riggsmarlon/riggsmarlon.htm (MBC)

Stacey Ross
(d. 2007)
http://www.jewishsf.com/content/2-0-/module/displaystory/story_id/31791/edition_id/593/format/html/displaystory.html (Jewish News Weekly)

Harry Smith
(1923-1991)
http://www.harrysmitharchives.com/index.html (Harry Smith Archives)

Warren Sonbert
(1947-1995)
http://www.brightlightsfilm.com/30/sonbert.html
(Bright Lights Film Journal)



Adobe Spaceship
http://adobespaceship.com/index.htm

Doug Aitken
http://www.dougaitkenworkshop.com/

Alfonso Alvarez
http://www.hi-beam.net/mkr/aa/aa-bio.html (flicker)

Thom Andersen
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thom_Andersen (Wikipedia)

Stephanie Antalocy
http://www.wmm.com/filmCatalog/makers/fm1.shtml
(Women Make Movies)

Dominic Angerame
http://www.cinemod.net/

Gregg Araki
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gregg_Araki (Wikipedia)

Bernard Badion
http://www.leaveittochance.info/profiles_crew.html (Leave it to Chance)

Bruce Baillie
http://www.brucebaillie.com/

Tina Bastajian
http://www.kinostudio.org/

Christopher Beaver
http://www.cbfilms.net/index.html

Barbara Becnel
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barbara_Becnel (Wikipedia)

James Benning
http://archive.sensesofcinema.com/contents/04/33/james_benning.html(senses of Cinema)

Amy Berg
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0073693/
(IMDb)

Mark Berger
http://fm.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/149-2/
(UC Berkeley, Film Studies)

Susheel Bibbs
http://www.mepleasant.com

Delaney Bishop
http://www.dalimovie.com/ (The Death of Salvador Dali)

Les Blank - Flower Films
http://lesblank.com/main.html

Shonali Bose
http://www.amuthefilm.com/sonali.htm

Barbara Boyle
http://www.majorsexplored.com/film/details_school.cfm?ID=-91867085&subtype=bio&subID=-1929657724
(Film & Broadcast)

Betzy Bromberg
http://directory.calarts.edu/directory/betzy-bromberg (CalArts)

Maria Brooks
http://www.waterfrontsoundingsproductions.com/ (Waterfront Soundings Productions)

Lisa Brenneis
http://www.tangerineman.com/eab.htm

Ellen Bruno
http://www.brunofilms.com/

Anita Chang
http://anitachangworks.com/

Eileen Chiao
http://www.leaveittochance.info/profiles_crew.html (Leave it to Chance)

Margaret Cho
http://www.margaretcho.com/

Nicole Conn
http://www.nicoleconn.com/

Bruce Conner
http://www.walkerart.org/archive/6/A973E15BD6D88F2A616E.htm (WAC)

Eleanor Coppola
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0178880/ (IMBD)

Julie Dash
http://voices.cla.umn.edu/artistpages/dashJulie.php (Voices from the Gaps)

Marc Davis
http://disney.go.com/disneyinsider/history/legends/marc-davis

Elizabeth DiGiovanni
http://www.elizabethdigiovanni.com/

Ava DuVernay
http://goodlifelove.ning.com

Ed Emshwiller
http://emsh.calarts.edu/facility/emsh.htm

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman
http://www.tellingpictures.com/index.html

Moctesuma Esparza
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moctesuma_Esparza

Paul Espinosa
http://espinosaproductions.com/

Gregory Everett
http://www.myspace.com/filmrevolution2027

Kota Ezawa
http://edu.warhol.org/app_ezawa.html (The Warhol)

Jeanne Finley
http://www.hi-beam.net/mkr/jfjm/

Patricia Flynn
http://www.pbs.org/pov/pov2003/discoveringdominga/index.html
(POV coverage of Discovering Dominga with Mary Jo McConahay)

Ron Frank
http://www.ronfrankproductions.com/

Bob Freimark
http://bobfreimark.com/

Harry Gamboa Jr.
http://www.harrygamboajr.com/

Garage Cinema Research
http://www.ischool.berkeley.edu/research/projects/garagecinema

Sandra Gibson and Luis Recoder
http://performa-arts.org/blog/who-we-are/history/ (Performa)

Sam Green
http://www.samgreen.to/

Robert Greenwald
http://www.robertgreenwald.org/

Aurora Guerrero
http://profile.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=user.viewprofile&friendid=36669296

Barbara Hammer Films
http://barbarahammer.com

Laura Heit
http://www.lauraheit.com/

Annie Hershey
http://www.thetillieolsenfilmproject.com/Tillie_AnnHershey.html (The Tillie Olsen Film Project)

Lynn Hershman
http://www.lynnhershman.com/

Mark Herzig
http://markherzig.com/

Nic Hill
http://underdogpictures.com/ (Underdog Pictures)

Brook Hinton
http://brookhinton.com/

Scott Howe
http://www.silverlinedentertainment.com

inkBoat
http://www.inkboat.com/

Judy Irving - Pelican Media
http://www.pelicanmedia.org/

Ishtar Films
http://www.ishtarfilms.com/index.html

Ken Jacobs
_"Conversation with Ken Jacobs by Harry Kreisler"
http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/people/Jacobs/jacobs-con0.html

Marie Jager
http://mariejager.com/

Lindsey Jang and Robert C. Winn
Saigon, U.S.A. --
http://www.koce.org/prodSaigon.htm (KOCE)

William E. Jones
http://www.williamejones.com/

Lawrence Jordan
http://canyoncinema.com/catalog/filmmaker/?i=170 (Canyon Cinema)

Benjamin Kantor
http://www.leaveittochance.info/profiles_crew.html (Leave it to Chance)

Lynn Kirby
http://www.cca.edu/academics/mediaarts/faculty/lkirby/ (CCA)

Mark Kitchell
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0457627/ (IMBd)

J. Mira Kopell
http://fm.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/j-mira-kopell/
(UC Berkeley - Film Studies)

The Kuchar Brothers
http://www.brightlightsfilm.com/26/kuchar1.html (Bright Lights Film Journal)

Kerry Laitala
http://www.kqed.org/arts/programs/spark/profile.jsp?essid=4541 (KQED)

Grace Lee
http://www.gracelee.net/

Deborah LaVine
http://directory.calarts.edu/directory/deborah-lavine
(CalArts)

John Lightfoot
http://www.sitespecificdocumentary.com/

Madeleine Lim
http://www.usfca.edu/facultydetails.aspx?id=4294972504
(USF)

Janis Crystal Lipzin
http://canyoncinema.com/catalog/filmmaker/?i=201
(Canyon Cinema)

Sharon Lockhart
http://www.blumandpoe.com/artistpages/lockhart/index.html (Blum & Poe)

Chip Lord
http://arts.ucsc.edu/faculty/lord/ (UCSC)

Tomas McCabe
http://www.bumsparadise.com/tomas/
(Bum's Paradise)

Sylvia Morales
http://sftv.lmu.edu/programs/production/faculty/morales.htm(LMU)

Benjamin Morgan
http://www.qualityoflife-themovie.com/ (Quality of Life)

John Muse
http://www.hi-beam.net/mkr/jfjm/

Meena Nanji
http://www.sawnet.org/cinema/?Nanji+Meena (Sawnet)

Kirthi Nath
http://kirthinath.com/home.html

Gunvor Nelson
http://canyoncinema.com/catalog/filmmaker/?i=228 (Canyon Cinema)

Steven Okazaki
http://www.farfilm.com/

Stephen Olsson
http://www.cemproductions.org/about.html (CEM Productions)

William Olsson
http://www.williamolsson.com/

Pat O'Neill
http://www.lookoutmountainstudios.com/index.php

Damon Packard
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Damon_Packard (Wikipedia)

Christine Panushka
http://anim.usc.edu/about_faculty_popups/facsubp_christine.html (USC)

Tyler Perry
http://www.tylerperry.com

Susan Pitt
http://home.earthlink.net/~suzanpitt/

Laura Poitras
http://www.mycountrymycountry.com/ (My Country, My Country)

Lourdes Portillo
http://www.lourdesportillo.com

Eugene Rodriguez
http://eugenerodriguez.com/

Phillip Rodriguez
http://www.cityprojects.net/about/index.html

Tao Ruspoli
http://www.taoruspoli.com/

Rick Schmidt
http://www.lightvideo.com/films.aspx

Elizabeth Sher
http://www.ivstudios.com/

Eric Sherman
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0792434/

Tiffany Shlain
http://www.tiffanyshlain.com/Home.html

Paul Sietsema
http://www.foundationforcontemporaryarts.org/grant_recipients/paulsietsema.html
(Foundation for Contemporary Arts)

Jeffrey Skoller
http://fm.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/jeffrey-skoller/ (UC Berkeley - Film Studies)

Becky Smith
http://spotlight.ucla.edu/faculty/becky-smith_film/ (UCLA)

Monique Sonoquie
http://www4.ipl.org/div/natam/bin/browse.pl/A613 (Native American Authors)

Sour Mash Films
http://www.sourmashfilms.com

M. dot Strange
http://www.wearethestrange.com/

Sea Studios
http://www.seastudios.com/

Anjali Sundaram
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0839054/ (IMBd)

Eric Theise
http://www.facebook.com/eric.theise

Turtle Island Productions
http://www.turtle-island.com/home.html

Tylfmh Productions
http://wordznpics.com/go.htm

Luis Valdez
http://latino.si.edu/virtualgallery/OJOS/bios/bios_Valdez.htm

Tara Veneruso
http://www.nextwavefilms.com/tara.html
(Next Wave Films)

Vincentio Films
http://www.vincentiofilms.com/

Audrey Wells
http://www.filmbug.com/db/1087 (Filmbug)

Gordon Winiemko
http://www.enjoythesign.com/

Ian Winters
http://www.ianwinters.com/

Billy Woodberry
http://directory.calarts.edu/directory/billy-woodberry (CalArts)

Alice Wu
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0384504/ (IMDb)

Julie Wyman
http://www.iamjuliewyman.net/

Bruce Yonemoto
http://www.bruceyonemoto.net/

Normen Yonemoto
http://www.vdb.org/artists/norman-yonemoto (Video Data Bank)

Saul Zaentz
http://www.zaentz.com/

Robert Zagone
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1078346/ (IMBd)

Cave Zahedi
http://www.cavehzahedi.com/

Maliha Zulfacar
http://cla.calpoly.edu/~mzulfaca/ (CAL Poly)




Film Venues, Festivals, and Groups

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
http://www.oscars.org/index.html

American Film Institute
http://www.afi.com/about/

American Indian Film Institute
http://www.aifisf.com/

Arab Film Festival
http://arabfilmfestival.org

Aveleyman.com
http://www.aveleyman.com

Berkeley Video & Film Festival
http://www.berkeleyvideofilmfest.org/

Beverly Hills International Film Festival
http://www.beverlyhillsfilmfestival.com/

California Film Commission
http://www.film.ca.gov/

California Film Institute
http://www.cafilm.org

California Independent Film Festival
http://caiff.org

Canyon Cinema
http://www.canyoncinema.com/
_filmmakers -- http://canyoncinema.com/catalog/filmmakers/

Castro Theatre
http://www.thecastrotheatre.com/

Center for Asian American Media
http://asianamericanmedia.org/

The Chesterfield Writers Film Project
http://www.screenplayers.net/chesterfieldwritersfilmproject.html

Cinema Epicuria, The Sonoma Valley Film Society
http://www.sonomafilmfest.org

Cinequest San Jose Film Festival
http://www.cinequest.org/

Dances with Films
http://www.danceswithfilms.com/

Echo Park Film Center
http://www.echoparkfilmcenter.org/

Fairfax Documentary Film Festival
http://www.fairfaxdocfest.org/

filmforum los angeles
http://lafilmforum.wordpress.com/

Film Independent
http://www.filmindependent.org/

FilmMakers
http://www.filmmakers.com/

Frameline
http://www.frameline.org/

Giant - Berkeley Filmmakers
http://www.giantfilmmakers.com

Hollywood Film Festival
http://hollywoodfestival.com/

IFP - Los Angeles Chapter
http://www.ifp.org

Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles
http://www.indianfilmfestival.org

International Documentary Association
http://www.documentary.org/

International Latino Film Festival (San Francisco Bay Area)
http://www.latinofilmfestival.org

KTEH - video i
http://www.kteh.org/productions/videoi/videoi.html

Laemmle Theatres
http://www.laemmle.com

Los Angeles Film Festival
http://www.lafilmfest.com

The Los Angeles Filmmakers' Co-op
http://www.lafco.tv/

Los Angeles Greek Film Festival
http://www.lagreekfilmfestival.org/

Los Angeles Korean International Film Festival
http://www.laemmle.com/viewmovie.php?mid=2413

Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival
http://www.latinofilm.org/festival/

Mendocino Film Festival
http://www.mendocinofilmfestival.org/

Microcinema
http://www.microcinema.com/

Mill Valley Film Festival
http://www.cafilm.org/
(California Film Institute)

Mount Shasta International Film Festival
http://www.shastafilmfest.com/

Muslim Film Festival
http://www.mffusa.org/

National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP)
http://www.nalip.org/index.html

Native Visions Film Festival (Meeks Bay)
http://nativevisions.blogspot.com/

Nevada City Film Festival
http://www.nevadacityfilmfestival.com/

Other Cinema (Craig Baldwin)
http://www.othercinema.com/

The Other Venice Film Fest
http://othervenicefilmfestival.com

Outfest - the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Film Festival
http://www.outfest.org/

Pacific Film Archive
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu/

Palm Springs International Film Festival
http://www.psfilmfest.org/

Poppy Jasper Film Festival (Morgan Hill)
http://www.poppyjasperfilmfest.org

Producers Guild of America
http://www.producersguild.org/

Sacramento Film & Music Festival
http://www.sacfilm.com/

Sacramento French Film Festival
http://www.sacramentofrenchfilmfestival.org/

Sacramento International Gay & Lesbian Fillm Festival
http://www.siglff.org

Sacramento International Film Festival
http://www.sacramentofilmfestival.com

Sacramento Jewish Film Festival
http://sacjff.org

Santa Barbara International Film Festival
http://www.sbfilmfestival.org/

San Diego Jewish Film Festival
http://sdcjc.lfjcc.org

San Diego Latino Film Festival
http://www.sdlatinofilm.com/

San Francisco Black Film Festival
http://www.sfbff.org/

San Francisco Cinematheque
http://www.sfcinematheque.org

San Francisco Film Society
http://www.sffs.org/

San Francisco Independent Cinema
http://sffilms.com/

San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival
http://asianamericanmedia.org

San Francisco International Film Festival
http://sffs.org

San Francisco Jewish Film Festival
http://www.sfjff.org/

Santa Barbara Latino Cinemedia Festival
http://www.sblatinofilm.com/

Santa Cruz Film Festival
http://www.santacruzfilmfestival.com/

Santa Rosa International Film Festival
http://www.sriff.org/

Scandinavian Film Festival
http://www.asfla.org/film.html

The Screen Actors Guild
http://www.sag.org

SoCal Independent Film Festival (Huntington Beach)
http://socalfilmfest.com/

The Stanford Theatre
http://www.stanfordtheatre.org/

Sundance Institute
http://www.sundance.org

El Teatro Campesino
http://www.elteatrocampesino.com

Total Mobile Home
http://www.hi-beam.net/org/TMH/tmh.html

Underground Films
http://www.undergroundfilms.net/

VC FilmFest (The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival)
http://www.vconline.org/

Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival (Nevada City)
http://www.wildandscenicfilmfestival.org

Women in Film
http://www.wif.org/

Women of Color Film Festival (Berkeley)
http://wocff.berkeley.edu/

Writers Guild of America
http://www.wga.org

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http://www.wif.org/













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Statewide Cultural Councils, Institutions, and Associations

California Arts Council
http://www.cac.ca.gov/

California Council for the Humanities
http://www.calhum.org/


Alliance for California Traditional Arts
http://www.actaonline.org

Association of California Symphony Orchestras
http://www.acso.org/

Association of Clay and Glass Artists of California
http://www.acga.net

California Arts Advocates
http://www.californiaartsadvocates.org/

California Assembly of Local Arts Agencies (CALAA)

California Association for Music Educators
http://www.calmusiced.com/

California Association of Museums
http://www.calmuseums.org/

California Association of Professional Music Teachers
http://www.capmt.org

California Bluegrass Association
http://www.cbaontheweb.org/

California Cultural Data Project
http://www.caculturaldata.org

California Digital Library
http://www.cdlib.org/

California Educational Theatre Association
http://www.cetoweb.org/ceta_pages/

California Educational Theatre Organizations
http://www.cetoweb.org

California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives
http://cemaweb.library.ucsb.edu/cema_index.html

California Exhibition Resources Alliance
http://www.ceraexhibits.org/index.htm

California Historical Society
http://www.californiahistoricalsociety.org/

California Institute of Arts and Letters
http://www.calartsandletters.org/home/

California/International Arts Foundation
http://www.netropolitan.org/ciafpp/ciafpp_1.html

California LGBT Arts Alliance
http://www.calgbtartsalliance.com/

California Native American Heritage Commission
http://ceres.ca.gov/nahc/default.html

California Presenters
http://www.calpresenters.org/

California Society of Printmakers
http://www.caprintmakers.org/

California State Library
http://www.cslfdn.org

California State Thespians
http://www.cetoweb.org/cst_pages/

California Studies Association
http://californiastudiesassociation.berkeley.edu/

California Studies Center
http://californiastudies.berkeley.edu/

California Studies Inititative - Santa Clara University
http://www.scu.edu/cas/californiastudies/

California Tourism
http://tourism.visitcalifornia.com/B2B/

California Watercolor Association (Walnut Creek)
http://www.californiawatercolor.org

Center for California Studies, California State University, Sacramento
http://www.csus.edu/calst/

H-California - Study of California History
http://www.h-net.org/~cal/

The Huntington-USC Institute on California and the West
http://college.usc.edu/huntington/

International Center for the Arts- San Francisco State University
http://ica.sfsu.edu/

The Institute for Traditional Studies
http://www.itsArt.org

Bill Lane Center for the American West
http://west.stanford.edu

Music Teachers' Association of California
http://www.mtac.org/

The Pacific Regional Humanities Center (U.C. Davis)
http://repositories.cdlib.org/prhc/

University of California Humanities Research Institute
http://www.uchri.org

University of California Institute for Research in the Arts
http://www.ucira.ucsb.edu/
__UC State of the Arts/SOTA
http://ucsota.wordpress.com/

West Coast Songwriters
http://www.westcoastsongwriters.org/

WESTAF, the Western States Arts Federation
http://www.westaf.org/



Regional Arts Councils, Institutions, Organizations,
and Associations

Regional Art Councils and Associations - Los Angeles Area

Los Angeles County Arts Commission
http://www.lacountyarts.org/


Calabasas Art Council
http://www.cityofcalabasas.com/art-council.html

Arts Council of Conejo Valley
http://www.conejoarts.org

Glendale Cultural Affairs Section
http://www.parks.ci.glendale.ca.us/arts_culture.asp

Hollywood Arts Council
http://www.hollywoodartscouncil.org

Arts Council for Long Beach
http://www.artslb.org

Pasadena Arts Council
http://www.pasadenaartscouncil.org/

City of Santa Monica Cultural Affairs Department
http://arts.smgov.net/home.html

Venice Arts Council
http://www.veniceartscouncil.org

Whittier Cultural Arts Commission
http://www.cityofwhittier.org/council/comms/cac.asp


Aloud (The Library Foundation of Los Angeles)
http://www.lfla.org/aloud/

American Federation of Musicians, Local 47, Los Angeles, CA
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/47

Bluegrass Association of Southern California
http://www.socalbluegrass.org/bascinfo.html

Drama Teachers Association of Southern California
http://www.cetoweb.org/dtasc_pages/

Grand Performances (Los Angeles)
http://www.grandperformances.org/

Long Beach Area Musicians Association
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/353

Los Angeles Art Association
http://www.laaa.org

Malibu Art Association
http://www.malibuart.org

National Writers Union, LA Local Branch
http://www.magicdragon.com/nwu/

Pasadena Society of Artists
http://www.pasadenasocietyofartists.org/

Redondo Beach Art Group
http://www.redondobeachartgroup.org

San Gabriel Fine Arts Association
http://www.sgfaa.com/index.html

South Bay Watercolor Society
http://southbaywatercolor.org

Southern California Women's Caucus for the Arts
http://www.scwca.org/index.php

Valley Watercolor Society
http://www.valleywatercolorsociety.org



Regional Art Councils and Associations - Orange County

Arts Orange County
http://www.artsoc.org/


Anaheim Arts Council
http://www.anaheimartscouncil.com/

City of Brea Art Gallery
http://www.cityofbrea.net/section.cfm?id=460

City of Costa Mesa Cultural Arts Committee
http://www.ci.costa-mesa.ca.us/CMOpenPage.htm?pg=commissions&hl=cultural-arts-committee

Huntington Beach Art Center
http://www.ci.huntington-beach.ca.us/Visitors/Art_Center/index.cfm

Irvine Fine Arts Center
http://www.cityofirvine.org/cityhall/cs/finearts/default.asp

City of Newport Beach Arts Commission
http://www.newportbeachca.gov/index.aspx?page=125

City of San Juan Capistrano Cultural Heritage Commission
http://www.sanjuancapistrano.org/Index.aspx?page=902

Santa Ana Arts District
http://www.santaanaartsdistrict.com


American Federation of Musicians, Local 7, Orange County, CA
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/7

Dana Point Coastal Arts
http://www.dpcoastalarts.org

Laguna Beach Alliance for the Arts
http://www.lagunabeacharts.org

Laguna Beach Live!
http://www.lagunabeachlive.org

Laguna Plein Air Painters Association
http://www.lpapa.org/

La Habra Art Association & Gallery
http://www.lahabraartgallery.org

Long Beach Area Musicians Association
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/353

Orange County Fine Arts
http://www.orangecountyfinearts.com

Southern California Artists Association (Laguna Beach)
http://www.socalartists.org/index.aspx?MP=SCAA

Yorba Linda Arts Alliance
http://www.artsyl.org


Regional Art Councils and Associations - Santa Barbara, Ventura area

Santa Barbara County Arts Commission
http://www.sbartscommission.org

Ventura County Arts Council
http://www.venturacountyartscouncil.org


City of Ojai Arts Commission
http://www.ci.ojai.ca.us/index.asp?Type=B_BASIC&SEC={D7C75D69-6DAD-43B4-AC8E-9F808BD871CA}

City of Ventura Cultural Affairs Division
http://www.cityofventura.net/cs/arts/cultural-affairs


Buenaventura Art Association
http://www.buenaventuragallery.org

Guadalupe Cultural Arts and Education Center
http://www.guadalupecultural-arts.com

Local 308, American Federation of Musicians Santa Barbara, CA
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/308

Lompoc Valley Art Association
http://www.lompocvalleyartassociation.com

Musicians' Mutual Protective Association
Local 581, American Federation of Musicians Ventura, CA

http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/581

San Buenaventura Artists' Union
http://www.venturaartistsunion.org

Santa Barbara Art Association
http://www.sbartassoc.org

Santa Barbara Blues Society
http://www.sbblues.org

Santa Barbara Dance Alliance
http://www.sbdancealliance.org/

Santa Barbara Performing Arts League
http://sbstage.org/

Thousand Oaks Art Association
http://www.thousandoaksartassoc.org



Regional Art Councils and Associations - San Diego Area

The City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture
http://www.sandiego.gov/arts-culture/

Escondido Arts Partnership
http://www.escondidoarts.org

San Diego Historical Society
https://www.sandiegohistory.org


Actors Alliance of San Diego
http://www.actorsalliance.com/

Allied Artists Association of San Diego
http://www.aaasd.us

Coronado Art Association
http://www.coronadoartassn.com

Del Mar Arts
http://www.delmararts.com

East County Art Association
http://www.eastcountyartassociation.org

La Jolla Art Association
http://www.lajollaart.org

La Jolla Music Society
http://www.ljms.org

Musicians' Association of San Diego County
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/325

Poway Center for the Performing Arts Foundation
http://www.powayarts.org

San Diego Black Music Alliance
http://www.acidplanet.com/artist.asp?AID=104365

San Diego Dance Alliance
http://www.sandiegodance.org

San Diego Performing Arts League
http://www.sdartstix.com/sdpal/sdpal-info

San Diego Songwriter's Guild
http://www.sdsongwriters.org/

San Diego Writers/Editors Guild
http://www.sdwritersguild.org/

San Diego Writers Ink
http://www.sandiegowriters.org

Solana Beach City Hall Art Gallery
http://www.ci.solana-beach.ca.us/csite/cms/205.htm

University Heights Arts Association
http://www.uharts.org



Regional Art Councils and Associations - Half Moon Bay, Santa Cruz, Monterey Peninsula, San Luis Obispo

Arts Council for Monterey Country
http://www.culturalmonterey.org/

ARTS Obispo (San Luis Obispo County)
http://www.sloartscouncil.org/

Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County
http://www.ccscc.org

San Benito County Arts Council
http://www.sanbenitoarts.org


Cultural Council of Santa Cruz
http://www.ccscc.org/

Pajaro Valley Arts Council
http://www.pvarts.org/


Carmel Art Association
http://www.carmelart.org/

Coastal Arts League (Half Moon Bay)
http://www.coastalartsleague.com

Monterey Bay Plein Air Painters Association
http://www.mbpapa.org/

Monterey History & Art Association
http://www.montereyhistory.org

Santa Cruz Art League
http://www.scal.org

Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center
http://www.mountainartcenter.org



Regional Art Councils and Associations - Silicon Valley, South Bay

Arts Council Silicon Valley
http://www.artscouncil.org/

Peninsula Arts Council - San Mateo County
http://www.peninsulaartscouncil.org


Cupertino Fine Arts Commission
http://www.cupertino.org/index.aspx?page=53

Foster City Arts and Culture Committee
http://www.fostercity.org/Services/recreation/Cultural-Programs.cfm

The Gilroy Arts Alliance
http://www.gilroyartsalliance.org/

Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
http://www.ci.mtnview.ca.us/mvcpa/mvcpa.html

City of Pacifica - Arts & Culture
http://www.cityofpacifica.org/about/visitors/arts_n_culture.asp

City of Palo Alto Arts and Sciences Division
http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/visiting/news/details.asp?NewsID=134&TargetID=52

Redwood City Civic Cultural Commission
http://www.ci.redwood-city.ca.us/government/bcc/cultural/index.html

San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs
http://www.sanjoseculture.org/

City Arts of San Mateo
http://www.cityarts-sm.org/


Fine Arts League of Cupertino
http://www.falc.org

Los Gatos Art Association
http://www.lgaa.org

History San José
http://www.historysanjose.org

Menlo Park Historical Association
http://www.menloparklibrary.org/HistAssoc.html

Northern California Bluegrass Society (Mountain View)
http://www.scbs.org/

Pacific Art League (Palo Alto)
http://www.pacificartleague.org/

Peninsula Sculptors' Guild
http://art.net/TheGallery/PSG/guild.htm

San Jose Federation of Musicians
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/153

Santa Clara Valley Fiddlers Association
http://www.scvfa.org/index.shtml

Santa Clara Valley Watercolor Society
http://www.scvws.org/

Silicon Valley Arts Coalition
http://www.svarts.org

Silicon Valley Artists' Collaborative
http://www.svartists.org

Silicon Valley Rocks!
http://svrocks.com

Stanford Spoken Word Collective
http://www.stanfordspokenword.com/

Sunnyvale Art Club
http://www.sunnyvaleartclub.org

West Valley Jazz
http://www.westvalleyjazz.com/




Regional Art Councils and Associations - San Francisco

San Francisco Arts Commission
http://www.sfgov.org/site/frame.asp?u=http://www.sfartscommission.org


African American Art and Culture Complex
http://www.aaacc.org

American Guild of Organists - San Francisco Chapter
http://www.sfago.org/index.html

Artists Guild of San Francisco
http://www.artistsguildsf.com

Bay Area Photographers Collective
http://www.bapc.info

Bay Area Improviser's Network
http://www.bayimproviser.com/default.htm

Bay Area Video Coalition
http://www.bavc.org/

BayDance.com
http://www.baydance.com

Children's Theatre Association of San Francisco
http://ctasf.org/

Independent Arts & Media
http://www.artsandmedia.net

Musicians Union Local 6, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, Alameda, Oakland, Berkeley, Piedmont,
Emeryville, Albany, Marin County, and San Mateo County
http://www.afm6.org/

Northern California Women's Caucus for the Arts
http://www.ncwca.org/

San Francisco Area Romance Writers of America
http://www.sfarwa.com

San Francisco Art Dealers Association
http://www.sfada.com

San Francisco LGBT Community Center
http://www.sfcenter.org

San Francisco Opera Guild
http://sfopera.com/Opera-Guild.aspx

San Francisco Bay Area Press Photographers Association
http://www.sfbappa.org

San Francisco Museum and Historical Society
http://www.sfhistory.org

San Francisco Tribal
http://www.sftribal.com

San Francisco Women Artists
http://www.sfwomenartists.org/

San Francisco Writers Workshop
http://www.sanfranciscowritersworkshop.com

Textile Arts Council (San Francisco)
http://www.textileartscouncil.org/index.html

Theatre Bay Area
http://www.theatrebayarea.org

Treasure Island Museum Association
http://www.treasureislandmuseum.org

WritersCorps
http://www.sfartscommission.org/WC/



Regional Art Councils and Associations - East Bay: Alameda County

Alameda County Art Commission
http://www.acgov.org/arts/


Berkeley Civic Arts Council
http://www.ci.berkeley.ca.us/ContentDisplay.aspx?id=3916

City of Dublin Heritage and Cultural Arts Commission
http://www.dublin.ca.gov/index.aspx?nid=85

Fremont Arts Council
http://fremontartscouncil.org/

Hayward Arts Council
http://haywardarts.org

City of Oakland Cultural Arts and Marketing Division
http://www.oaklandculturalarts.org/main/home.htm

Arts Council San Leandro
http://www.artscouncilofsanleandro.com/index.html


Alameda Art Association
http://www.alamedaartassociation.com

Art Alumni Group of U.C. Berkeley
http://www.calartalumni.org

The Art Group at Berkeley
http://art.berkeley.edu/programs/undergraduate/activities.php

The Bay Area Blues Society
http://www.bayareabluessociety.net/newhome2.html

Berkeley Potters Guild
http://www.berkeleypotters.com

Consortium for the Arts (UC Berkeley)
http://www.bampfa.berkeley.edu/bca/

Downtown Berkeley
http://www.downtownberkeley.org

East Bay Artists Guild
http://ebag.wordpress.com/

Emeryville Celebration of the Arts
http://www.emeryarts.org/

Fremont Art Association
http://www.fremontartassociation.org

Oakland Art Association
http://oaklandart.org

Youth Spirit Art Works
http://www.youthspiritartworks.org




Regional Art Councils and Associations - East Bay: Contra Costa County

Arts and Culture Commission of Contra Costa County
http://www.ac5.org/


The Arts & Cultural Foundation of Antioch
http://www.art4antioch.org/default.asp

City of Hercules Annual Cultural Festival
http://www.ci.hercules.ca.us/index.aspx?page=23&recordid=489&returnURL=%2findex.aspx

City of Walnut Creek - Lesher Center for the Arts
http://www.dlrca.org/

El Cerrito Arts and Culture Commission
http://www.el-cerrito.org/index.aspx?NID=649

Danville Arts Commission
http://www.ci.danville.ca.us/Council_and_Government/Commissions_and_Committees/Arts_Commission/

Livermore Cultural Arts Council
http://www.lcac.org

Orinda Arts Council
http://www.orindaartscouncil.org/

Pleasanton Cultural Arts Council
http://www.pleasantonarts.org/

Richmond Arts & Culture Commission
http://www.ci.richmond.ca.us/index.asp

The San Pablo Art Gallery
http://sanpabloca.gov/index.aspx?NID=1237


Alamo-Danville Artists' Society
http://www.adas4art.org

American Federation of Musicians, Local 424, Richmond, CA
Contra Costa County
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/424

Arts of Point Richmond
http://www.artsofpointrichmond.com

Brentwood Art Society
http://www.brentwoodartsociety.net/

Los Cenzontles Mexican Arts Center (San Pablo)
http://www.loscenzontles.com/

Concord Art Association
http://www.concordart.org

Contra Costa String Association
http://www.singingwood.com/CCSA/

Diablo Regional Arts Association
http://draa.org

Lamorinda Arts Alliance
http://www.laa4art.org/

Livermore Art Association
http://www.livermoreartassociation.org/index.html

Martinez Arts Association
http://www.martinezarts.org

Pinole Artisans
http://pinoleartisans.com

Pleasanton Art League
http://www.pal-art.com

Point Arts Guild (Point Richmond)
http://home.comcast.net/~point_arts_guild/



Regional Art Councils and Associations - Marin, Wine Country and the Russian River

Marin Arts Council
http://www.marinarts.org/

Arts Council Napa Valley
http://www.artscouncilnapavalley.org

Cultural Arts Council of Sonoma County
http://sonomaarts.com/


Mill Valley Art Commission
http://www.cityofmillvalley.org/Index.aspx?page=759

Novato Arts Center at Hamilton Field
http://www.ci.novato.ca.us/index.aspx?page=427

Petaluma Arts Council
http://www.petalumaartscouncil.org

Redwood Arts Council
http://www.redwoodarts.org/

San Anselmo Arts Commission
http://www.sananselmoarts.com/

City of Santa Rosa - Arts and Culture
http://ci.santa-rosa.ca.us/departments/recreationandparks/programs/artsandculture/Pages/default.aspx

Sausalito Arts Commission
http://www.ci.sausalito.ca.us/Index.aspx?page=111

Sausalito Historical Society
http://www.sausalitohistoricalsociety.org/


Art at the Source (Sebastopol)
http://www.artatthesource.org

Artists of MarinMOCA
http://www.marinmoca.org/default.aspx

California Film Institute (San Rafael)
http://www.cafilm.org

Calistoga Art Center
http://www.calistogaartcenter.org/home.html

Coastal Marin Artists
http://www.coastalmarinartists.com

Marin Society of Artists
http://www.marinsocietyofartists.org/index.html

Miwok Archeological Preserve of Marin
http://www.mapom.org

Musicians' Mutual Protective Association
Local 292, American Federation of Musicians Santa Rosa, CA

http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/292

North Bay Theatre Group
http://www.nbtg.org

Napa Valley Art Association
http://www.nvart.org

Point Reyes National Seashore Association
http://www.ptreyes.org/index.shtml

Russian River Chamber Music Society
http://www.russianrivermusic.org/

Santa Rosa Concert Association
http://www.srconcert.org/board.html

Sebastopol Center for the Arts
http://www.sebarts.org

Sonoma Classical Music Society
http://www.sonomaclassical.com/

Sonoma County Choral Society (Sonoma State University)
http://www.sonomachoral.org/

South A Arts Alliance (Santa Rosa)
http://southaarts.blogspot.com

Watercolor Artists of Sonoma County
http://www.wascoart.org



Regional Art Councils and Associations - Solano, Sacramento, Davis

Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission
http://www.sacmetroarts.org/

Solano County Arts Council
http://solanoartscouncil.org

Yolo County Arts Council
http://www.yoloarts.org/


City of Davis Civic Arts
http://cityofdavis.org/cdd/cultural/

Vallejo Commission on Culture and the Arts
http://www.ci.vallejo.ca.us/GovSite/default.asp?serviceID1=876&Frame=L1


The Arsenal (Benicia)
http://beniciaarsenal.com

Arts & Business Council of Sacramento
http://www.sacabc.org/

Arts Benicia
http://www.artsbenicia.org

Benicia Community Arts
http://www.beniciacommunityarts.org/Home/About_BCA.html

Brown Sindicato
http://www.myspace.com/brownsindicato

Creative Arts League of Sacramento
http://creativeartsleague.com/index.html

Fairfield Visual Arts Association
http://www.fairfieldvisualarts.org/

The League of Sacramento Theatres
http://www.seeaplay.com

Lincoln Arts
http://www.lincolnarts.org/

Musicians' Protective Union
Local 367, American Federation of Musicians Vallejo, CA

http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/367

Professional Musicians of Central California
http://www.afm.org/325/ http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/12

Sacramento Area Regional Theatre Alliance
http://www.sarta.com/

Sacramento Blues Society
http://www.sacblues.com

Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society
http://www.sacjazz.org/

Vacaville Art League & Gallery
http://www.vacavilleartgallery.com

Vallejo Choral Society
http://www.vallejochoral.org/

Vallejo Community Arts Foundation
http://www.vallejoarts.org/


Regional Art Councils and Associations - Central Valley, Inland Empire, Desert

The Arts Council of Kern
http://community.kern.org/artscouncil/

Madera County Arts Council
http://www.maderaarts.org

Merced County Arts Council
http://www.artsmerced.org/

Riverside Arts Council
http://www.riversideartscouncil.com

Stanislaus Arts Council
http://www.artsway.org

Arts Council of Temecula Valley
http://temeculaartscouncil.com


Cathedral City Public Arts Commission
http://www.cathedralcity.gov/index.aspx?page=156

Fresno Arts Council
http://www.fresnoartscouncil.org/

Lodi Arts Commmission
http://www.lodiarts.org/

Stockton Arts Commission
http://www.stocktongov.com/events/bycategory/artsEntertain.html


Bakersfield Art Association
http://bakersfieldartassociation.org

Central California Art Association
http://www.ccartassn.org

Central Valley Blues Society
http://www.cvblues.org/

FresnoArts
http://my.fresnoarts.net

Fresno Coalition for Arts, Science & History
http://www.fcash.org

Fresno Folklore Society
http://www.fresnofolklore.org/

Fresno Poets Association
http://fresnobeehive.com/2009/04/focus_on_poetry.html

Kings Art Center
http://www.kingsartcenter.org

Lodi Art Center
http://www.lodiartcenter.org

Porterville Art Association
http://portervilleart.org

Stockton Musicians' Association, Local 189
http://www.afm.org/locals/info/number/189




Regional Art Councils and Associations - Gold Country and The Sierras

Amador County Arts Council
http://www.amadorarts.org

Calavaras County Arts Council
http://www.calaverasarts.org/

Central Sierra Arts Council
http://www.centralsierraarts.org

El Dorado Arts Council
http://www.eldoradoarts.com/

Inyo Council for the Arts
http://www.inyo.org

Mariposa County Arts Council
http://www.arts-mariposa.org/

Mono Council for the Arts
http://www.monoarts.org

Arts Collaborative of Nevada County
http://nevadacountyarts.org/artscollaborative/

Arts Council of Placer Country
http://www.placerarts.org/

Trinity County Arts Council
http://www.tcarts.com/

Yuba-Sutter Regional Arts Council
http://www.yubasutterarts.org/


Arts Council of Big Bear Valley
http://bigbearartscouncil.org

El Dorado Hills Arts Association
http://eldoradohillsarts.com

InConcert Sierra (Nevada City, Grass Valley)
http://www.inconcertsierra.org

Nevada County Composers Cooperative
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Nevada-County-Composers-Cooperative/317490308265

North Tahoe Arts
http://www.northtahoearts.com/

Placerville Arts Association
http://www.placervillearts.com

Sonora Art Trails
http://www.centralsierraarts.org/2012/03/20/sonora-art-trails-is-accepting-applications-for-2012/

Tahoe Art League
http://www.talart.org/




Regional Art Councils and Associations - North Coast and North Inland

Lake County Arts Council
http://www.lakecountyartscouncil.com/

Arts Council of Mendocino County
http://www.artsmendocino.org/index.htm

Shasta County Arts Council
http://www.shastaartscouncil.org


Eureka Art and Culture Commission
http://www.eureka-art-culture.com

Humboldt Arts Council
http://www.humboldtarts.org

Siskiyou Arts Council
http://www.siskiyouartscouncil.org

City of Willits Cultural Arts Commission
http://thecityofwillits.com/cultural-arts-commission/


Art Center Ukiah
http://www.artcenterukiah.org/weblog/welcome.html

Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness
http://www.dnaca.net

Mendocino County Art Association
http://www.rosepetersonmyers.com/MCAA.html

Northcoast Artists' Guild
http://northcoastartistsguild.com/

Old Growth Arts (Ukiah)
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Old-Growth-Arts/180000428408

Red Bluff Artists
http://www.redbluffartists.com/index.html

Redwood Art Association
http://redwoodart.org

Ukiah Community Concert Association
http://www.ukiahcommunityconcertassociation.org





The list is in progress. Artists are selected for creative vision, professional accomplishment on a national level, and/or contribution to California culture, and/or web site presentation of their work. Many more artists will be added.