The Ultimate Orson Welles Timeline

The Ultimate Orson Welles Timeline is a visual timeline (including photos and videos) about the works and life of the great Orson Welles (1915-1985). [Work in progress] You can change the way timeline is displayed with the option in the right corner at the bottom.

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Vive le cinéma !

A TV documentary by french director Jacques Rozier in wich actress Jeanne Moreau have a conversation in french with Orson Welles at the Ritz Hotel in Paris.

Orson Welles's Jeremiah

In this short film (4 minutes) Orson Welles recites passages from the Old Testament.

Unsung Heroes

For the presentation of the Man of the Year Award, Welles recites the poem There Are No Heroes Anymore by Earl Fultz. (5 minutes)

Who's Out There?

Orson Welles narrates this documentary on aliens made by NASA in 1975.

The Day That Panicked America

A documentary by John Ross on the War of the Worlds broadcast by Orson Welles.

Orson Welles in Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Orson Welles is a guest in the american sketch comedy show "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In". Episode 7 of 4th season aired Monday 8:00 PM Oct 26, 1970 on NBC.

Netflix to release "The Other Side of the Wind" !

After more than 40 years, Orson Welles’ unfinished The Other Side of the Wind will be completed with the help of Netflix and streamed worldwide.

The Unknown Orson Welles @ 13th annual MoMA International Festival of Film Preservation

The Museum of Modern Art in New York City screen four evenings of unfinished Orson Welles movies from the collection of the Munich Film Museum.

Unmade Movies: Orson Welles’ Heart Of Darkness

In this programme from the series "Unmade movies" by BBC Radio 4, James McAvoy stars and Jamie Lloyd directs the world premiere of Orson Welles’ original screenplay.

TV news coverage of Orson Welles's death

Nearly 37 minutes of news reports and tributes, which aired on October 10-11, 1985 compiled by Wellesnet website.

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