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Film Adventurer Karel Zeman
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directed by Tomás Hodan, 1980-; produced by Ondrej Beránek, fl. 1994-2015, Punk Film and Czech Television (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2015), 52 mins
Film Adventurer Karel Zeman is a biographical film that looks back at the life, work and significance of a true genius in world cinema. We explore the history and inspiration of the film tricks pioneer, and include interviews with today's prominent filmmakers from Japan to America to understand just why his films...
directed by Tomás Hodan, 1980-; produced by Ondrej Beránek, fl. 1994-2015, Punk Film and Czech Television (Brighton, England: Espresso TV, 2015), 52 mins
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Cat People
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written by Kim Newman, 1959-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 97 page(s)
Released in 1943, Cat People was the first production from the unit set up by RKO to make low-cost, high-return horror movies. Producer Val Lewton was handed the title and ordered to come up with a film to fit. He and director Jacques Tourneur created an innovative picture about a Serbian emigree in New York (Simo...
written by Kim Newman, 1959-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2013, originally published 2013), 97 page(s)
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Best Years of Our Lives
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written by Sarah Kozloff, fl. 1988-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2011, originally published 2011), 111 page(s)
William Wyler's The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) tells the story of three veterans returning from World War II and adjusting to civilian life in a manner unusual for classical Hollywood cinema, with melodrama leavened by authentic detail, personal memories and a fierce desire to capture its historical moment. Sa...
written by Sarah Kozloff, fl. 1988-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2011, originally published 2011), 111 page(s)
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Meshes of the Afternoon
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written by John David Rhodes, fl. 2007-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2011, originally published 2011), 128 page(s)
Meshes of the Afternoon (1943) is the most important film in the history of American avant-garde cinema and one of the most significant and influential films in the whole of film history. It was made by Maya Deren and her then husband Alexander Hammid in their bungalow above Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles for a m...
written by John David Rhodes, fl. 2007-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2011, originally published 2011), 128 page(s)
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Gilda
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written by Melvyn Stokes, fl. 2007-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2010, originally published 2010), 123 page(s)
?Charles Vidor's classic noir film Gilda has fascinated audiences and critics since its release in 1946. Set in Argentina at the end of World War II, the film stars Rita Hayworth in her best-remembered role, as the feisty and seductive title character, Gilda, caught in a love triangle between tough casino owner Ba...
written by Melvyn Stokes, fl. 2007-2015, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2010, originally published 2010), 123 page(s)
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FLIMS, Episode 3, West Indians in London
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produced by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975, in FLIMS, Episode 3 (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Productions, 2010), 27 mins
This episode of FLIMS takes a look at two classic films depicting Caribbean people, West Indies Calling (1944) and A Man Fron The Sun (1956). Opening sequence
produced by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975, Banyan Productions; interview by Christopher Laird, fl. 1975, in FLIMS, Episode 3 (Trinidad and Tobago: Banyan Productions, 2010), 27 mins
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2008), 95 page(s)
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2007), 138 page(s)
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The Tempest (Never produced): Draft script
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2007), 134 page(s)
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2007), 125 page(s)
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