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Anderson, Lindsay 1923-1994

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Chariots of Fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 2,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
If-- by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

80 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In late 1960s England, Mick Travis and his school chums trump authority at every turn at their boarding school. He finally emerges as violent savior against the draconian games of one-upmanship played by both students and those in power
This sporting life by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

73 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a professional rugby player who carries the violence of the football field into every area of his life
In celebration by David Storey( Visual )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sons return to the primitive Yorkshire mining town of their birth to celebrate their parents' fortieth wedding anniversary. During the celebration, their submerged hatreds and fears emerge from behind their model blue collar family facade
About John Ford-- by Lindsay Anderson( Book )

41 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in 7 languages and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse critique de chacun des films de John Ford, le plus grand réalisateur de cinéma américain. Complété par les témoignages d'acteurs, de scénaristes et producteurs qui ont travaillé avec Ford, et de nombreuses photos extraites de ses films
The whales of August by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

18 editions published between 1987 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two elderly sisters who have spent sixty summers on a Maine island together must finally decide whether to give up their family home, independence and life together
O lucky man! by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with ambition and a work ethic, coffee salesman hits the road and finds that desire alone can't bring wealth and status. Bonus features include commentary, new feature-length career profile, and vintage featurette
Safety last! by Fred Newmeyer( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic genius of silent star Harold Lloyd is eternal. He plays a small-town bumpkin trying to make it in the big city, who finds employment as a lowly department-store clerk. He comes up with a wild publicity stunt to draw attention to the store, resulting in an incredible feat of derring-do on his part that gets him started on the climb to success
If ... A film by David Sherwin( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home by David Storey( Visual )

21 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Home", follows the interaction of five patients over the course of a single afternoon in the garden of what we can fairly assume is an English mental hospital
Declaration by Tom Maschler( Book )

13 editions published between 1957 and 1959 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tōkyō monogatari = Tokyo story by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in Japanese and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A self-centered couple is inconvenienced by a parental visit. When the mother falls ill, her children hasten to be with her
D.W. Griffith : father of film by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this acclaimed three-part documentary, celebrated film historians Kevin Brownlow and David Gill tell the proud, sad story of D.W. Griffith. The man who first brought artistry and ambition to the movies, and then, having dragged a reluctant American film industry to international prominence, found it had no more use for him. Includes interviews with people who worked with him, his family and extracts of his work
O lucky man! by David Sherwin( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surrealistic allegory about a young coffee salesman who pushes his way to the top, only to fall and rise again
Humphrey Jennings : film-maker, painter, poet by Mary-Louise Jennings( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Humphrey Jennings was one of Britain's greatest documentary film-makers. A member of the GPO Film Unit and director of canonical films such as Listen to Britain, he was also an acclaimed painter, photographer, poet and writer. This seminal collection of critical essays and archival material explores the life of Jennings and his many artistic works"
Britannia Hospital by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farce with an element of deeper social criticism. Takes place in a hospital which comes to resemble Britain at its most chaotic
Free cinema by British Film Institute( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free Cinema consisted of a group of young film-makers who decided to rebel against the stifling conformity of British cinema in the late fifties and to make their own films outside the confines of 'the system'. This 50th-anniversary compilation of short films about British working class life shows directors expressing personal viewpoints without obligation to subscribe to the technical or social conventions imposed on commercial film-making
The Combat film( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians, directors and military leaders describe the evolution of the World War II combat film, the rise of the Vietnam film, the influence of factual newsreel documentaries on fiction film genre, and the narrative tradition linking such films as Bataan (1943) and Platoon (1968)
Buster Keaton : a hard act to follow by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

16 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of Keaton's astonishing career which spanned more than 60 years. Includes scenes from his movies
Never apologise : the collected writings by Lindsay Anderson( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Anderson, Lindsay

Anderson, Lindsay Gordon

Anderson, Lindsay Gordon 1923-

Anderson, Lindsay Gordon 1923-1994

Lindsay Anderson britischer Regisseur

Lindsay Anderson Brits filmregisseur

Lindsay Anderson brytyjski reżyser filmowy

Lindsay Anderson cinéaste

Lindsay Anderson director de cine del Reino Unido

Lindsay Anderson director de cinema britànic

Lindsay Anderson director de cinema británico

Lindsay Anderson regista inglese

Lindsay Anderson skót filmkritikus, színház- és filmrendező

Lindsay Anderson skót filmkritikus, színház- és filmrendező, 1923-94

Lindsejs Andersons

Lindsi Anderson

Λίντσεϊ Άντερσον

Линдсей Андерсон

Линдси Андерсон

Ліндсі Андерсон

לינדזי אנדרסון במאי קולנוע בריטי

ليندساي أندرسون مخرج أفلام بريطاني

لیندسی اندرسن تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، ژورنالیست، بازیگر، و کارگردان بریتانیایی

লিন্‌জি অ্যান্ডারসন

লিন্‌জি অ্যান্ডারসন ব্রিটিশ চলচ্চিত্র পরিচালক

ლინდზი ანდერსონი

린지 앤더슨

앤더슨, 린제이 1923-1994

앤더슨, 린지 1923-1994

アンダースン, リンゼイ

アンダーソン, リンゼイ



Never apologise : the collected writingsLindsay Anderson : maverick film makerNever apologise : the collected writingsThe diariesGoing mad in Hollywood : and life with Lindsay Anderson