Victor Fleming: An Academy Award Winner

Victor Lonzo Fleming (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) was an American film director, cinematographer, and producer. His most popular films were “The Wizard of Oz” (1939), and “Gone with the Wind” (1939), for which he won an Academy Award for Best Director. Fleming holds the achievement of being the only film director to have two films listed in the top 10 of the American Film Institute’s prestigious 2007 AFI’s 100 Years…100 Movies list.

Victor Fleming - (February 23, 1889 - January 6, 1949) Director, Cinematographer, and Producer

Victor Fleming – (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) Director, Cinematographer, and Producer

Victor Fleming with his 1940 Oscar for Best Director for Gone With the Wind (1939)

Victor Fleming with his 1940 Oscar for Best Director for Gone With the Wind (1939)

Victor Fleming directs Vivien Leigh in "Gone with the Wind" (1939)

Victor Fleming directs Vivien Leigh in “Gone with the Wind” (1939)

Victor Fleming directs Judy Garland and Munchkins in a scene from The "Wizard of Oz" (1939)

Victor Fleming directs Judy Garland and Munchkins in a scene from The “Wizard of Oz” (1939)

Victor Fleming with Clara Bow on the set of "Mantrap" (1926)

Victor Fleming with Clara Bow on the set of “Mantrap” (1926)

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