"Remarks on the motion picture 'No blade of grass'"


Cornel Wilde



Streaming Media


1 hour 3 minutes


Cornel Wilde was a Hungarian-American actor and film director. In this recording, Wilde, director of the 1970 film, No Blade of Grass, discusses issues of environmental degradation and world food shortages raised in the story that his film depicts.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Environmental degradation, Motion pictures, Social change

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 1/2 track, mono


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