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The Resource The documentary film movement : an anthology, edited and introduced by Ian Aitken

The documentary film movement : an anthology, edited and introduced by Ian Aitken

Label
The documentary film movement : an anthology
Title
The documentary film movement
Title remainder
an anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Ian Aitken
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The documentary film movement of the 1930s and 1940s is deemed to lie at the heart of the modern British film culture. This is the first anthology to focus on the period
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aitken, Ian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary films
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / General
  • Documentary films
  • Great Britain
  • Dokumentarfilm
  • Großbritannien
  • Documentaires
  • Filmregisseurs
Label
The documentary film movement : an anthology, edited and introduced by Ian Aitken
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: John Grierson and the documentary film movement 1989-1972 -- The films of the documentary film movement -- The historical context of the documentary film movement -- Grierson's theory of documentary film -- The critical debates on the documentary film movement -- 2. John Grierson (1898-1972) -- Commentary -- English cinema production and the naturalistic tradition (1927) -- The character of an ultimate synthesis (1922) -- Untitled lecture on documentary (1927-33) -- Drifters (1929) -- First principles of documentary (1932) -- Education and the new order (1941) -- The documentary idea (1942) -- Preface to Paul Rotha's Documentary Film (1952) -- Art and revolution (1966) -- Answers to a Cambridge questionnaire (1967) -- I remember, I remember (1970) -- 3. Paul Rotha (1907-84) -- Commentary -- Afterthought (1972) -- Films and the Labour Party (1936) -- 4. Alberto Cavalcanti (1897-1982) -- Commentary -- Cavalcanti in England (1975) -- The evolution of cinematography in France (1936) -- The British contribution (1952) -- 5. Humphrey Jennings (1907-50) -- Commentary -- Listen to Britain (1942) -- The English (1948) -- Surrealism (1936) -- Introduction to Pandaemonium (c. 1948) -- 6. Basil Wright (1907-87) -- Commentary -- Documentary today (1947) -- Interview with Ian Aitken (1987)
Control code
ocn607081086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748672974
Lccn
98226148
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvxcc7t0
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607081086
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The documentary film movement : an anthology, edited and introduced by Ian Aitken
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-258) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: John Grierson and the documentary film movement 1989-1972 -- The films of the documentary film movement -- The historical context of the documentary film movement -- Grierson's theory of documentary film -- The critical debates on the documentary film movement -- 2. John Grierson (1898-1972) -- Commentary -- English cinema production and the naturalistic tradition (1927) -- The character of an ultimate synthesis (1922) -- Untitled lecture on documentary (1927-33) -- Drifters (1929) -- First principles of documentary (1932) -- Education and the new order (1941) -- The documentary idea (1942) -- Preface to Paul Rotha's Documentary Film (1952) -- Art and revolution (1966) -- Answers to a Cambridge questionnaire (1967) -- I remember, I remember (1970) -- 3. Paul Rotha (1907-84) -- Commentary -- Afterthought (1972) -- Films and the Labour Party (1936) -- 4. Alberto Cavalcanti (1897-1982) -- Commentary -- Cavalcanti in England (1975) -- The evolution of cinematography in France (1936) -- The British contribution (1952) -- 5. Humphrey Jennings (1907-50) -- Commentary -- Listen to Britain (1942) -- The English (1948) -- Surrealism (1936) -- Introduction to Pandaemonium (c. 1948) -- 6. Basil Wright (1907-87) -- Commentary -- Documentary today (1947) -- Interview with Ian Aitken (1987)
Control code
ocn607081086
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748672974
Lccn
98226148
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvxcc7t0
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)607081086
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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