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Ernest Hemingway, The Blank Page (1944-1961)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 43 mins
Hemingway follows the Army as they advance through Europe. Afterwards he tries to start a life with Mary Welsh but is beset with tragedies. He publishes The Old Man and the Sea to acclaim but is overcome by his declining mental condition.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 43 mins
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Ernest Hemingway, The Avatar (1929-1944)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 46 mins
Hemingway, having achieved a level of fame rarely seen in the literary world, settles in Key West with Pauline Pfeiffer but can’t stay put for long. He reports on the Spanish Civil War and begins a tempestuous romance with Martha Gellhorn.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 46 mins
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Ernest Hemingway, A Writer (1899-1929)
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directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 57 mins
Hemingway, yearning for adventure, volunteers for the Red Cross during World War I. He marries Hadley Richardson and moves to Paris, publishes The Sun Also Rises and finds critical and commercial success with his novel, A Farewell to Arms.
directed by Ken Burns, 1953- and Lynn Novick, 1962-; produced by Sarah Botstein, 1972-, Lynn Novick, 1962- and Ken Burns, 1953-, Florentine Films and WETA-TV; performed by Jeff Daniels, 1955-, in Ernest Hemingway (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2021), 1 hour 57 mins
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The Trial
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directed by John Williams, 1962-; produced by Misako Furukawa, fl. 1995, Shôhei Shiozaki, 1979- and Sachie Takagi, fl. 2018, 100 Meter Films; performed by Tsutomu Niwa, 1974-, Rino Tsuneishi, 1978- and Junichi Tanabe, 1975- (Tokyo Metropolis: 100 Meter Films, 2018), 1 hour 53 mins,
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Shinpan (The Trial) is a Japanese language feature film adaptation of Kafka’s novel. Set in contemporary Japan, the film follows the novel faithfully but uses the eerie emptiness of post 3.11 Tokyo to create an atmosphere of creeping unease. Is this all a nightmare or is this the real world gone horribly wrong?...

directed by John Williams, 1962-; produced by Misako Furukawa, fl. 1995, Shôhei Shiozaki, 1979- and Sachie Takagi, fl. 2018, 100 Meter Films; performed by Tsutomu Niwa, 1974-, Rino Tsuneishi, 1978- and Junichi Tanabe, 1975- (Tokyo Metropolis: 100 Meter Films, 2018), 1 hour 53 mins,
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A Midsummer Night's Dream
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written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by David Kerr, 1967-; choreographed by Arlene Phillips, 1943-; designed by Ray Holman, fl. 1989; produced by Nikki Wilson, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by John Hannah, 1962-, Elliot Levey, 1974-, Eleanor Matsuura, 1983-, Colin McFarlane, 1961-, Prisca Bakare, fl. 2016, Matthew Tennyson, fl. 2006, Paapa Essiedu, 1990-, Kate Kennedy, fl. 2014, Matt Lucas, 1974-, Richard Wilson, 1936-, Bernard Cribbins, 1928-, Elaine Paige, 1948-, Fisayo Akinade, fl. 2013, Javone Prince, fl. 2004, Charlotte Blake, fl. 2016, Hiran Abeysekera, 1986-, Nonso Anozie, 1979-, Maxine Peake, 1974-, Varada Sethu, Tia Benbow-Hart, fl. 2016 and Marlene Madenge, fl. 2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016, originally published 2016), 1 hour 33 mins

Classic Shakespeare play adapted for television by Russell T Davies. In the tyrannical court of Athens, pitiless dictator Theseus plans his wedding to Hippolyta, a prisoner of war, and young Hermia is sentenced to death by her own father. Meanwhile, in the town below, amateur theatre group the Mechanicals rehearse...

written by William Shakespeare, 1564-1616; directed by David Kerr, 1967-; choreographed by Arlene Phillips, 1943-; designed by Ray Holman, fl. 1989; produced by Nikki Wilson, fl. 1993, British Broadcasting Corporation; performed by John Hannah, 1962-, Elliot Levey, 1974-, Eleanor Matsuura, 1983-, Colin McFarlane, 1961-, Prisca Bakare, fl. 2016, Matthew Tennyson, fl. 2006, Paapa Essiedu, 1990-, Kate Kennedy, fl. 2014, Matt Lucas, 1974-, Richard Wilson, 1936-, Bernard Cribbins, 1928-, Elaine Paige, 1948-, Fisayo Akinade, fl. 2013, Javone Prince, fl. 2004, Charlotte Blake, fl. 2016, Hiran Abeysekera, 1986-, Nonso Anozie, 1979-, Maxine Peake, 1974-, Varada Sethu, Tia Benbow-Hart, fl. 2016 and Marlene Madenge, fl. 2013 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016, originally published 2016), 1 hour 33 mins
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Witold Gombrowicz
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directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins

Witold Gombrowicz (1904–1969), author and playwright, was one of the greatest author of the 20th century. Some writers never had a "legend" surrouding them, whereas others achieved to create one. Gombrowicz built for himself an image of an abnormal character, and imposed with persuasion his eccentric despotism t...

directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins
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Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4, Time Travel
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directed by Robert Murphy; produced by Robert Murphy, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 48 mins

Some of science fiction's greatest creative pioneers tell the story of sci-fi in this stunning definitive series spanning all its forms, from time travel to artificial intelligence, from space exploration to alien encounters. This thoroughly engaging series features filmmakers, writers, actors, and graphic artists...

directed by Robert Murphy; produced by Robert Murphy, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Real History of Science Fiction, Episode 4 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2014), 48 mins
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The Joycean Society
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directed by Dora Garcia, fl. 2013; produced by Auguste Orts (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2013), 53 mins
James Joyce’s Finnegan’s Wake has long been considered one of the most difficult texts in the English Language. The Joycean Society is an utterly absorbing and fascinating documentary about a small but dedicated group of Joyce devotees who have been reading the book for the last thirty years – highlighting t...
directed by Dora Garcia, fl. 2013; produced by Auguste Orts (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2013), 53 mins
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The Lady Vanishes
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directed by Diarmuid Lawrence, 1947-; produced by Ann Tricklebank, fl. 1982, British Broadcasting Corporation, Masterpiece and Pioneer Pictures; performed by Tuppence Middleton, 1987-, Tom Hughes, 1985-, Selina Cadell, 1953-, Keeley Hawes, 1976- and Julian Rhind-Tutt, 1968- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and travel home alone. But her expectations of peace are short-lived when,...
directed by Diarmuid Lawrence, 1947-; produced by Ann Tricklebank, fl. 1982, British Broadcasting Corporation, Masterpiece and Pioneer Pictures; performed by Tuppence Middleton, 1987-, Tom Hughes, 1985-, Selina Cadell, 1953-, Keeley Hawes, 1976- and Julian Rhind-Tutt, 1968- (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2013), 1 hour 29 mins,
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Violette Leduc: In Pursuit of Love
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directed by Esther Hoffenberg, 1950-; produced by Yael Fogiel, fl. 1997-2015, Les Films du Poisson, Lapsus, Arte France and Vosges Télévision; performed by Dominique Reymond, 1957- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2013), 57 mins

In 1964, Violette Leduc's taboo-breaking memoir, The Bastard, became an enormous literary success in France. After decades of toiling in obscurity, the outsider writer, who would go on to publish the lesbian classic Therese and Isabelle, had finally earned some long-sought recognition. Director Esther Hoffenbe...

directed by Esther Hoffenberg, 1950-; produced by Yael Fogiel, fl. 1997-2015, Les Films du Poisson, Lapsus, Arte France and Vosges Télévision; performed by Dominique Reymond, 1957- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2013), 57 mins
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