Ira Gallen
Date of Birth
Jan 01, 1951
Birth Place:
Brooklyn

Biography

Ira Gallen has been almost single-handedly responsible for saving and preserving a big chunk of television history, both as an archivist/collector and as a video and television producer/director. Born in Brooklyn, NY, Ira Herman Gallen became a film enthusiast while in his teens, and for several years studied with and assisted film historian Seymour Stern. Gallen was fascinated by the silent era,...