King Vidor helped bring directors together to form the Guild and became its first president during the early, perilous years. His legacy as a great filmmaker and fighter for directors' rights continues today.
The Crowd Director: King Vidor IMDB: The life of a man and woman together in a large, impersonal metropolis through their hopes, struggles and downfalls. “We do not know how big the crowd is, and what opposition it is…until we get out of step with it.
King Vidor was an American film director, film producer, and screenwriter whose career spanned nearly seven decades. In 1979 he was awarded an Honorary Academy Award for his "incomparable achievements as a cinematic creator and innovator.