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A Camera That Goes Anywhere: The Legacy of American Documentary Cinema
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directed by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016, JDB Films and Striana Productions (JDB Films, 2015), 1 hour
The title, La Camera Passe-Partout, inspired by an article written by Leacock for Cahiers du Cinema in April 1959 wherein he, at this very early stage of the development of a 'new kind of cinema', begins to articulate his aesthetic ambition and artistic aspiration as a filmmaker. Weiner's camera enters the world o...
directed by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Jane Weiner, fl. 1993-2016, JDB Films and Striana Productions (JDB Films, 2015), 1 hour
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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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Notfilm
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directed by Ross Lipman, fl. 1989-2017; produced by Dennis Doros, 1957- and Amy Heller, fl. 1985-2017, Corpus Fluxus; performed by Barney Rosset, 1922-2012, James Knowlson and Kevin Brownlow, 1938- (New York: Milestone Films, 2015), 2 hours 8 mins

In 1964 author Samuel Beckett set out on one of the strangest ventures in cinematic history: his embattled collaboration with silent era genius Buster Keaton on the production of a short, titleless avant-garde film. Beckett was nearing the peak of his fame, which would culminate in his receiving a Nobel Prize fiv...

directed by Ross Lipman, fl. 1989-2017; produced by Dennis Doros, 1957- and Amy Heller, fl. 1985-2017, Corpus Fluxus; performed by Barney Rosset, 1922-2012, James Knowlson and Kevin Brownlow, 1938- (New York: Milestone Films, 2015), 2 hours 8 mins
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Dr. Strangelove or How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
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written by Peter Kramer, 1961-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2014, originally published 2014), 115 page(s)
Stanley Kubrick's Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964) has long been recognised as one of the key artistic expressions of the nuclear age. Made at a time when nuclear war between the United States and the Soviet Union was a real possibility, the film is menacing, exhilarating...
written by Peter Kramer, 1961-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2014, originally published 2014), 115 page(s)
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Robert Drew On the Breakthrough in Candid Filmmaking
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directed by Robert Drew, 1924-2014; produced by Robert Drew, 1924-2014, Drew Associates (Drew Associates, 2013), 9 mins
This documentary, by Robert Drew, is about his breakthrough, candid filmmaking style.
directed by Robert Drew, 1924-2014; produced by Robert Drew, 1924-2014, Drew Associates (Drew Associates, 2013), 9 mins
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Salesman
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written by J. M. Tyree, fl. 2012-2014, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2012, originally published 2012), 104 page(s)
Selected by the Library of Congress as one of the most significant American films ever made, Salesman (1968) is a landmark in non-fiction cinema, equivalent in its impact and influence to Truman Capote's 'non-fiction novel' In Cold Blood. The film follows a team of travelling Bible salesmen on the road in Massa...
written by J. M. Tyree, fl. 2012-2014, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2012, originally published 2012), 104 page(s)
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Marriage Series, Who's Right?
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directed by Irving Jacoby, 1909-1985; produced by McGraw-Hill Text-Films and Affiliated Film Producers, in Marriage Series (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2012), 18 mins
This instructional film from the 1950s focuses on a young married couple and their communication problems.
directed by Irving Jacoby, 1909-1985; produced by McGraw-Hill Text-Films and Affiliated Film Producers, in Marriage Series (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2012), 18 mins
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2001: A Space Odyssey
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written by Peter Kramer, 1961-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2010, originally published 2010), 117 page(s)
Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) is widely regarded as one of the best films ever made. It has been celebrated for its beauty and mystery, its realistic depiction of space travel and dazzling display of visual effects, the breathtaking scope of its story, which reaches across millions of years, and t...
written by Peter Kramer, 1961-, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2010, originally published 2010), 117 page(s)
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Night of the Living Dead
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written by Ben Hervey, fl. 2008 (London, England: British Film Institute, 2008, originally published 2008), 129 page(s)
An analysis of George A. Romero's 1968 film Night of the Living Dead by Ben Hervey.
written by Ben Hervey, fl. 2008 (London, England: British Film Institute, 2008, originally published 2008), 129 page(s)
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8 1/2 [Otto e mezzo]
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written by D. A. Miller, fl. 2008, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2008), 122 page(s)
Federico Fellini's masterpiece 8 1/2 (Otto e mezzo) shocked audiences around the world when it was released in 1963 by its sheer auteurist gall. The hero, a film director named Guido Anselmi, seemed to be Fellini's mirror image, and the story to reflect the making of 8 1/2 itself. Whether attacked for self-indulge...
written by D. A. Miller, fl. 2008, in Film Classics (London, England: British Film Institute, 2008), 122 page(s)
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