Korda, Zoltan 1895-1961
Most widely held works by Zoltan Korda
Cry, the beloved country ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
This is a story of two men, two fathers, one black, one white, drawn together through one father's search for a lost son.
Sahara ( Visual )
17 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 432 libraries worldwide
An explosive war story about a ragtag battalion stranded in the great African desert, after the fall of Tobruk during World War II.
Rudyard Kipling's Jungle book ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1942 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a teenage boy raised by wolves in the wild, must fight evil in the jungle as well as greed in the hearts of men.
Jungle book ( Visual )
52 editions published between 1942 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a savage jungle boy raised by a pack of wild wolves, thwarts a group of thieves stealing a treasure from a lost jungle city.
Paul Robeson portraits of the artist ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
A collection of feature films that starred Paul Robeson, plus one short documentary narrated by Sidney Poitier.
The four feathers ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
"With cannon fire igniting the North African skies, the British cavalry charges into battle to capture the strategic city of Khartoum. In the midst of the devastating carnage, a horrified officer resigns from his post. But he soon finds his shame is greater than his fear, and he returns to save his honor--and the friends he betrayed--at any cost"--Container.
Sanders of the river ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1935 and 2010 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in West Africa.
The Four feathers ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1939 and 2004 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 111 libraries worldwide
A man who chooses to stay home for love's sake instead of going to war is accused of cowardice by his four companions, forcing him to prove his bravery.
Paul Robeson pioneer ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Sanders of the river: Commissioner Sanders, representative of the British Crown, puts down a bloody rebellion and re-establishes harmony for the pro-British river people in this tale of adventure in Nigeria. Jericho: An African American soldier flees to the African desert during WWI after he accidentally causes the death of his sergeant and is sentenced to death for murder. True pioneer: In 1928, Paul Robeson moved to Londan and during the next twelve years, made six feature films. Paul Robeson Jr. and British film historians Ian Christie and Stephen Bourne review Robeson's pioneering work in British cinema.
The drum ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1938 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 72 libraries worldwide
An Indian ruler's son is taught a drum signal which helps save his father's kingdom from overthrow by his wicked uncle.
Jungle book ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, raised by wolves in the wild, must fight evil in the jungle as well as greed in the hearts of men.
Elephant boy ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1937 and 2000 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
A tale of cross-continental thrills, Elephant Boy is set in the magnificent forests of India. A young boy longs to become a heroic hunter in this grandiose drama.
Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle book ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Mowgli, a boy raised by wolves in India, is captured by villagers who try to trick him into finding treasure for them.
The Jungle book Gulliver's travels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
The Jungle book: Classic adventure tale of Mowgli, the Jungle Boy. Raised by wolves in the wild rain forests of India, Mowgli survives with the help of many animal friends.
Elephant boy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
A story about the devotion and understanding between an Indian boy and his elephant.
The Jackie Robinson Story Sanders of the river ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The Jackie Robinson story is a dramatized account of Robinson's journey through the Jim Crow sports establishment to baseball's major leagues.
The thief of Bagdad by Michael Powell ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1940 and 1998 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
LaserDisc special edition with chapter headings remastered from a restoration by the National Film Archive.
The painted hills ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Painted hills: When Jonathan's mining claim partner turns crooked, Lassie comes to the rescue, exposing the partner's hidden crime and protecting young Tommy.
Die elf teufel ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Die elf teufel: Two fictitious soccer teams are in competition. One represents the poor workers whose mascot is Linda, while the other rich club offers its members facilities far superior to the workers' team. Its female mascot is a vamp and when the two teams finally take to the field the vamp tries to seduce the center forward for the rich man's club.
If I were rich ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Donat stars as a young fellow - once a member of the idle rich, but now one of the new, working poor - who meets a conniver who is cooking up a scheme - "the biggest proposition of the century" - that will keep him out of the poor house and allow him to maintain his luxurious lifestyle.
Action and adventure films Action and adventure films Africa Africa, North African Americans Animals Apartheid Boys Children's films Colonial administrators Colonies Courage Cowardice Desert survival Drama DVD-Video discs Fantasy films Feature films Feature films Feral children Fiction Fiction films Film adaptations Film adaptations Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Great Britain Great Britain.--Army Historical films Historical films History India Jungle animals Jungle films Jungles Kipling, Rudyard,--1865-1936 Mowgli (Fictitious character) Nigeria Robeson, Paul,--1898-1976 Scouts (Reconnaissance) Segregation Soldiers South Africa Sudan Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired War films War films World War (1914-1918) World War (1939-1945)
Multiple languages (11)
No Linguistic content (7)