107: Jean and Otto Preminger/Jane in New York (Jean & Jane Part 2)

07.04.2017 - By You Must Remember This

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Jean Seberg made her first two films, Saint Joan and Bonjour Tristesse, for director Otto Preminger, a tyrannical svengali character whose methods would traumatize Jean for the rest of her life and career. No wonder she rebelled against this bad dad figure by marrying a handsome French opportunist. Meanwhile, Jane Fonda moves to New York, joins the Actors Studio, takes up with her own hyper-controlling male partner, and tries to define herself as something other than Henry Fonda’s daughter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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