CHAPTER 15The Independent Spirit




by BARBARA BOYLE, Professor and Associate Dean, Entrepreneurship and Special Initiatives, at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television in West Los Angeles, after serving as chair of the Department of Film, Television and Digital Media. In her illustrious career, she was president of Valhalla Motion Pictures; a partner in Boyle-Taylor Productions (Phenomenon, Bottle Rocket); cofounder and president of Sovereign Pictures (My Left Foot, Cinema Paradiso); executive vice president of production for RKO Pictures (Plenty, Hamburger Hill); senior vice president of worldwide production at Orion Pictures (The Terminator, Desperately Seeking Susan, Platoon); and chief operating officer and executive vice ...

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