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Stuart Wurtzel Edit Profile

production designer

Stuart Wurtzel, American production designer.

Background

Wurtzel, Stuart was born on August 2, 1940 in Newark. Son of Nathan and Pearl Sylvia (Spirn) Wurtzel.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1962. Master of Fine Arts, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1964.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Production designer: (feature films) Hester Street, 1975, The Next Man, 1976, Between the Lines, 1977, Hair, 1979, Simon, 1980, Times Square, 1980, Night of the Juggler, 1980, Tattoo, 1981, The Chosen, 1982, The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, 1983, The Purple Rose of Cairo, 1985, Hannah and Her Sisters, 1986 (Academy award nomination 1986), Brighton Beach Memoirs, 1987, (television movies) Bernice Bobs Her Hair, 1973, Little Gloria. Happy At Last, 1982 (Emmy award nomination), Pope John Paul II, 1984, (television series) The Today Show.

Connections

Married Patrizia von Brandenstein, October 19, 1969. 1 child, Kimberly.

father:
Nathan Wurtzel

mother:
Pearl Sylvia (Spirn) Wurtzel

spouse:
Patrizia von Brandenstein

child:
Kimberly Wurtzel