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Visual History with Randal Kleiser

Interviewed by: Jeremy Kagan

Randal Kleiser (Grease, The Blue Lagoon, White Fang) discusses his career as a director of feature films and TV movies, as well as, his active involvement in the DGA including serving in the Special Projects Committee.

On Grease

Director Randal Kleiser talks about retooling the final sequence in Grease, which was supposed to take place at a theme park and was largely improvised on the day.

On Blue Lagoon

Kleiser shares how he found the remote Fijian island where Blue Lagoon was shot.

On Getting Involved with the Guild

Kleiser explains why he was inspired to get involved with the Special Projects Committee and the Guild at large.