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Though a childhood accident left him with impaired vision in one eye, Lawrence Schiller became an obsessive photographer; even while attending Pepperdine College, his pictures had already appeared in Life, Sport, Playboy, Glamour, and the Saturday Evening Post. Schiller’s interests and ambitions soon developed into a profession in print journalism, documenting major stories for glossy magazines all over the world, including Life, Look, Newsweek, Time, Paris Match, Stern, and the London Sunday Times.



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Lawrence Schiller

Fighting Against the Wind - Making the American Dreamer

Lawrence Schiller about his non-documentary about Dennis Hopper.



Lawrence Schiller

CNN Interview 



Lawrence Schiller

CBS Interview



Lawrence Schiller is an award winning photographer, film director, and author whose work has documented some of the most tumultuous and important events of the second half of the twentieth century. His iconic images of Robert F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, Bette Davis, Barbra Streisand, Marilyn Monroe, Muhammad Ali, and Madame Nhu, among others are tributes to his doggedness, ingenuity, and charm as well as to his technical proficiency.


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