Genus Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Karl Genus

Interviewed by: Terry Benson

Director Karl Genus discusses the beginnings of television in the 1950s, directing live and taped television broadcasts, commercials, and his service to the Directors Guild.

Karl Genus discusses directing Earl Hines & Coleman Hawkins: Jazz and the challenges editing it.

Genus reflects on directing Carmina Burana at Castle Doornenburg in the Netherlands.

He explains why he appreciates commercials and directed so many of them.