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film critic , historian , lecturer

Joel Waldo Finler, American film critic, historian, lecturer. Recipient award British Film Institute, 1989; Haskell fellow, 1968-1969.

Background

Finler, Joel Waldo was born on July 1, 1938 in New York City. Son of Bennett and Matilda (Hay) Finler.

Education

Bachelor cum laude, Oberlin (Ohio) College, 1959. Postgraduate, University College London University, 1964. Postgraduate, Slade School Art, London, 1969.

Career

Lecturer cinema, Bath (England) Academy Art, 1964-1966;lecturer cinema, Maidstone College Art, 1966-1967;freelance film critic, International Times, 1967-1968;freelance film critic, Time Out in London, 1969-1971;freelance film critic, Frendz, 1971.

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father:
Bennett Finler

mother:
Matilda (Hay) Finler