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Irwin Rosten Net Worth

Irwin Rosten Net Worth is
$11 Million

Irwin Rosten Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Irwin Rosten (September 10, 1924 – May 23, 2010) was an American documentary filmmaker who also produced several hour-long documentaries for television. He is best known for his 1975 film The Incredible Machine. He was twice nominated for an Academy Award and won an Emmy Award for the documentary Mysteries of the Mind.Rosten was born on September 10, 1924, in Brooklyn. He began his career as a documentary filmmaker during the 1950s with the DuMont Television Network, where he was manager of news and public affairs. He moved to Los Angeles in 1954, where he produced the 1958 documentary Thou Shalt Not Kill for station KNXT about capital punishment. He was hired by KTLA in 1956, where his documentaries included the 1963 Splt Image about internal television programming produced by patients at Camarillo State Mental Hospital. At KTLA, Rosten produced a higholy-regarded half-hour series of commentaries by Bill Stout on topics in the news. The series was titled "Line of Sight."During the 1960s, he made independent documentaries for the Wolper Organization and at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. He produced a number of one-hour nature and wildlife television specials for National Geographic, the last of which he produced in 1991.He produced the first television special featuring Jacques Cousteau in addition to such films as The Wolf Men, his 1969 film about the hunting of timberwolves, and The Incredible Machine (1975), both of which received nominations for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. His 1974 film Birds Do It, Bees Do It was screened at the 1974 Cannes Film Festival. He earned Emmy Awards, a Peabody Award and Writers Guild of America Awards. The Incredible Machine, which included some of the first pictures taken inside the human body and presented on film, ranked as the most-watched program in Public Broadcasting Service until 1982.Rosten died at age 85 in his Hollywood home on May 23, 2010, due to vascular disease. He was survived by his wife, Marilyn Ryan, as well as by a son, Peter
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Date Of BirthSeptember 10, 1924
Died2010-05-23
Place Of BirthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
ProfessionProducer, Writer, Director
Star SignVirgo

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
World of Discovery1990TV Series documentary producer - 1 episode
The Thames1982Documentary producer
National Geographic Specials1967-1980TV Series documentary producer - 3 episodes
The Incredible Machine1975Documentary producer
Birds Do It, Bees Do It1974Documentary producer
Hollywood: The Dream Factory1972TV Movie documentary producer
Wildfire!1971Documentary executive producer
The Enchanted Years1971Documentary executive producer
Kifaru... The Black Rhino1970Documentary producer
The Wolf Men1969Documentary producer
Dear Mr. Gable1968Documentary executive producer
Time-Life Specials: The March of Time1965-1966TV Series documentary producer - 2 episodes
Korea: The 38th Parallel1965TV Movie documentary producer
Japan: A New Dawn Over Asia - Japan in the 20th Century1965TV Movie documentary producer
Hollywood and the Stars1963-1964TV Series producer - 7 episodes

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Celebrate the Century1999TV Mini-Series documentary writer
Tiger: Lord of the Wild1996TV Movie written by
Journey Into Life: The World of the Unborn1990Documentary short written by
World of Discovery1990TV Series documentary written by - 1 episode
The Thames1982Documentary
National Geographic Specials1966-1977TV Series documentary writer - 3 episodes
The Incredible Machine1975Documentary
Hollywood: The Dream Factory1972TV Movie documentary
Kifaru... The Black Rhino1970Documentary narration
The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau1968TV Series documentary written by - 1 episode
Time-Life Specials: The March of Time1965TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Korea: The 38th Parallel1965TV Movie documentary
Japan: A New Dawn Over Asia - Japan in the 20th Century1965TV Movie documentary
Hollywood and the Stars1963-1964TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Biography1963TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
National Geographic Specials1967-1980TV Series documentary 3 episodes
The Incredible Machine1975Documentary
Birds Do It, Bees Do It1974Documentary
Kifaru... The Black Rhino1970Documentary
Korea: The 38th Parallel1965TV Movie documentary
Japan: A New Dawn Over Asia - Japan in the 20th Century1965TV Movie documentary
Hollywood and the Stars1963-1964TV Series 2 episodes

Camera Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Los Angeles 1984: Games of the XXIII Olympiad1984TV Series video board operator

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Mike Douglas Show1975TV SeriesHimself - Producer

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
1976OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Documentary, FeaturesThe Incredible Machine (1975)
1970OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Documentary, FeaturesThe Wolf Men (1969)

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