Schatzberg, Jerry

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Schatzberg, Jerry Gender: M
born on 26 June 1927 at 23:20 (= 11:20 PM )
Place New York NY, USA, 40n42, 74w00
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 04°29' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 07°00 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 27°02'


American film director making a powerful impact with his second film, "The Panic in Needle Park," released in 1971 with Al Pacino in the starring role. His next film, "Scarecrow," also starring Al Pacino, in 1973, shared the Golden Palm Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 1973. Educated at the Univ. of Miami, Schatzberg was a former fashion photographer and director of TV commercials. His first feature, "Puzzle of a Downward Child" made a very shaky debut. Some of his other films are: "Honeysuckle Rose," "Misunderstood" and "Street Smart" and in the international field, he produced the noted film, ""Reunion," in 1989, which received notable reviews from European critics.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1971 (Noted film, "The Panic in Needle Park")
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1973 (Film, "Scarecrow")
  • Work : Prize 1973 (Golden Palm Award at the Cannes Film Festival)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes a mutual friend from him


  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Cannes Film Festival)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Commercial and film)
  • Vocation : Art : Photography (Fashion, initially)