orson welles meets h.g. wells: jolly good new noises

The above is a short audio clip of Orson Welles speaking with H.G. Wells in 1940. They met for the first time a day beforehand in San Antonio, Texas. I like how HG sneaks in a plug for Citizen Kane early on. HG says that he hopes Kane will bring about “jolly good new noises.”


One comment

  1. James Ian Burns · June 6, 2010

    Two of my favorite people. I never knew that they met. Enjoyed this very much ! Thank You for another insightful post.


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