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Chappell, Robert 1952-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 43 publications in 4 languages and 5,536 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Trials, litigation, etc  Military history  Historical reenactments (Motion pictures)  Biographical films  Case studies  Drama 
Roles: Cinematographer , Photographer, Performer
Classifications: E840.4.M46, 973.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Chappell
The Fog of War : Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,693 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Standard operating procedure by Errol Morris( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First revealed to the world through impromptu photographs taken by U.S. soldiers stationed within the facility, this documentary investigates the story and causes behind the Abu Ghraib prison scandal. Involving apparent wide-scale abuse and torture of prisoners, the photos forced attention on the decisions and actions that turned the once-notorious Iraqi prison into an even more notorious U.S.-run detainment center. One of the most dramatic moments in recent U.S. military history is examined through interviews with participants and dramatic reenactments
Countdown to zero by Patience Agbabi( Visual )

6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The film] traces the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, leaving the world held in a delicate balance that could be shattered by an act of terrorism, failed diplomacy, or a simple accident."--Container
Tabloid( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary
The fog of war by Errol Morris( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of America as seen through the eyes of the former Secretary of Defense, under President Kennedy and President Johnson, Robert S. McNamara. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, ad the effects of the Vietnam War
The 3-movie bold & brave collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fog of war: The story of America as seen through the eyes of Robert S. McNamara, the former Secretary of Defense under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson. McNamara was one of the most controversial and influential political figures of the 20th century. Now, he offers a candid and intimate journey through some of the most seminal events in contemporary American history. He offers new and often surprising insights into the 1945 bombing of Tokyo, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the effects of the Vietnam War
The thin blue line( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the story of Randall Adams, a drifter who was charged with the murder of a Dallas police officer and sent to death row, despite evidence that he did not commit the crime
The Sorceress of Dirah = Dongeng dari Dirah( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Indonesian and Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an experimental performance event of Balinese dances and legends, developed by the Javanese performance artist and choreographer Sardono W. Kusumo, working with his group in the village of Teges in Bali. The performance was presented widely in Europe and the US in the 1970s and this film version was produced in Bali in 1992. The film is presented in four sections, each involving myths and legends by which village communities have for generations sought to balance forces of good and evil
Generation wealth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Lauren Greenfield's postcard from the edge of the American Empire captures a portrait of a materialistic, image-obsessed culture. Simultaneously a deeply personal journey, rigorous historical essay, and raucously entertaining expose, this bears witness to the global boom bust economy, as well as the corrupted American Dream and the human costs of capitalism, narcissism, and greed."-- original container
Indonesia beyond the reefs( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Lee and his team explore six marine parks in Indonesia to survey the state of its reefs and promote marine conservation
Mystic, an American journey( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The Fog of War : Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara The fog of war
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Standard operating procedureThe fog of war
Alternative Names
Robert Chappell Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Robert Chappell réalisateur américain

Robert Chappell regista statunitense

Robert Chappell US-amerikanischer Kameramann

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