The William Holden Residence

In 1977, Hollywood star William Holden hired architect Hugh M. Kaptur to build a spectacular hillside home in Palm Springs, CA. The current owners and the architect give us a tour of the home.

  • John C. Brown
  • Bert Simonis
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Genres:
    History, architecture, hollywood
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 45 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    July 13, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    2,500 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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Director Biography - John C. Brown

John C. began his career as a news intern with WMUR-TV in his home state of New Hampshire. He attended the University of NH and holds a B.A. in Television/Film Production from the Communications Department.

While a student at UNH, he worked for NH Public TV, most notably as Associate Producer for Ciao Italia, a cooking series seen nationally on PBS. He continued with NHPTV as a producer/editor after graduation and his work on the locally broadcast NH Crossroads earned him two Telly Awards.

This 'n That Films was born in 2002 after John moved to Los Angeles from New York. His award-winning, feature length documentary The Last First Comic is now available on DVD. John freelances as an editor, videographer and educator.

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