Stuart Gordon Papers, 1968-2007

Summary Information

Title: Stuart Gordon Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1968-2007

  • Gordon, Stuart, 1947-2020
Call Number: M2008-074; HC 204-265; VHA 759-897

Quantity: 37.0 cubic feet (86 archives boxes, 10 flat boxes, and 2 oversize folders), 1.4 cubic feet of photographs (4 archives boxes and 1 cardfile box), 64 film reels (35 mm), 174 videorecordings, 47 videodiscs, and 29 audio recordings

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Papers, 1968-2007, of Stuart Gordon, theater director, film director, and screenwriter. The bulk of the collection documents his work in cinema and, to a lesser extent, television. Motion pictures directed by Gordon represented include Re-Animator, 1985; From Beyond, 1986; Space Truckers, 1996; The Wonderful Ice Cream Suit, 1998; Dagon, 2001; and Stuck, 2007. Documentation of other motion pictures to which he contributed includes, among others, papers concerning Pet Sematary, 1989; and Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, 1989. There is a small quantity of material relating to Gordon's theatrical career as a student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and as a co-founder of the Organic Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, in the 1970s and 1980s.

Language: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish

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