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MacAllen, James

Overview
Works: 22 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 807 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Drama  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biographical films  Documentary films  History  Documentary television programs  Interviews  Filmed performances 
Roles: Director
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James MacAllen
Aspects of George Bernard Shaw( Visual )

7 editions published between 1967 and 2007 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The celebrated actress/director Margaret Webster talks about George Bernard Shaw -- his irascibility, his humor, his brilliance --and reads from his works, including from the play "Major Barbara," "Man and Superman," "Candida," and "Mrs. Warren's Profession"and letters to Sister Lorenzia at the end of his life. 1967"--Distributor's website
To be young, gifted and black( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1996 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program consists of excerpts from the 1969 off-Broadway production at the Cherry Lane Theater (1968-69) of "To be young, gifted and black: The world of Lorraine Hansberry", adapted by Robert Nemiroff (Hansberry's widower) and directed by Gene Frankel
Souvenirs : Eleonora Duse( Visual )

7 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eva Le Galienne, the celebrated actress and now author of "The mystic in the theater", a biography about the great actress Eleonora Duse, talks with Julie Harris about idolization of Duse. A rare old film clip of Duse (1916) is excerpted. Possessions of Duse given to or bought by Le Galienne are shown and explained to Harris
Accent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During its time on air, Accent highlighted art, music, drama, literature, and other cultural subjects. In this episode, Jean Renoir gives an engaging tour of the Bohemian enclave Montmartre, which was a rural area when he grew up. Using the house he was born in as a starting point, Mon. Renoir discusses his father, other painters who lived nearby, several paintings made of the house and gardens, and what life was like in Montmartre at the beginning of the century
An artist's Montmarte( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jean Renoir gives an engaging tour of his Bohemian neighborhood, discussing what life was like in a community of artists where his father was known affectionately as 'the boss.'"--Label on videocassette container
Orson Welles by Orson Welles( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Welles was atill alive and trying to get his careeer going again when this documentary was produced. It traces his life and creativity, with emphasis on his high ideals, the literary influences on his enthusiasms, radio productions, experiments for the theater, and his budget struggles to go his own way in the movie business. Includes many photographs, and clips from some of his less well-known films
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program consists of excerpts from the off-Broadway production at the Cherry Lane Theater (1968-69) of "To be young, gifted and black: The world of Lorraine Hansberry", adapted by Robert Nemiroff (Hansberry's widower) and directed by Gene Frankel
To Be Young, Gifted, and Black( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program consists of excerpts from the 1969 off- Broadway production at the Cherry Lane Theater (1968-69) of "To be young, gifted and black: The world of Lorraine Hansberry", adapted by Robert Nemiroff (Hansberry's widower) and directed by Gene Frankel
Dada, surrealism( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussion
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part one of two part series on art forgery. In this program, Noble, specialist in the detection of forgeries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, discusses with Macandrew the wide range of the subject, types of forgeries, how he uncovered the famous Greek horse fakery
Jefferson and Monticello : with guest Julian P. Boyd( )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part two of two part series on art forgery. Study of one of the biggest art fraud cases in history: David Stein forged Picassos, Chagalls, and Matisses (41 oils and watercolors) and was indicted and sent to jail. In jail he continued to paint, and in 1969 was given a one-man show in London, which sold out. On this program a few of the principals in the case examine how it happened
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part one of a two-part series on magic and illusion. Magician, Milbourne Christopher, author of "Houdini, the untold story," does tricks of illusion on camera (without revealing any secrets) and talks about the history of magic and its many meanings and forms
Makemie( Visual )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A dramatization and discussion of the life of Francis Makemie. An episode of the Lamp unto my feet television series
Esther the queen : the story of Purim( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sabicas, el maestro de flamenco( Visual )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Opening and closing sections of program, totaling about seven minutes, feature María Alba and her Spanish Dance Company accompanied by Ortiz Lara (voice) and Adonis Puertas (guitar). The first dance (about four minutes) is a flamenco solo by María Alba; the second (about three minutes) is a flamenco dance performed by her and members of her company: Lilian Morales, Maria Sanroman, Juliana, Curro Tamaya, and Cesar Roman. The remainder of the program is devoted to guitar solos by Sabicas
The art of Sabicas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Program of flamenco guitar music and dance. Maria Alba performs a solo at the beginning of the program, and she and her company perform a group work at the end. The remainder of the program is devoted to guitar solos by Sabicas, among them Arabian dance, Malagueña, and Zapateado
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Part two of a two-part series on magic and illusion. Magician Milbourne Christopher, author of "Houdini, the untold story," does tricks of illusion on camera (without revealing any secrets) and talks about the history of magic and its many meanings and forms
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two brothers from Brazil, Tabajaran Indians from the jungle interior, Natalicio and Antenor Lima, perform duos on their guitars. Repertoire ranges from native Indian to Chopin. Performance pieces include: "Flight of the Bumblebee", Indian music sung and played in Brazilian Indian costume with beads and feathers, a Portuguese song, light popular fado, Hungarian czardas, "Zigeunerweisen" by Pablo Sarasate, Chopin's "Waltz", Opus 64 number 2, and "Fantasie-Impromptu
Camera three( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The most celebrated name in flamenco music, guitar master Sabicas, performs several solos, which include, "Malaguena", "Zapateado", and "Guadalquivir". Maria Alba, one of the most important names in flamenco dancing, performs and is accompanied by a trio of younger dancers and by a second guitar, and by flamenco singing
 
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