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Michael Balcon presents....a lifetime of films..

Michael Balcon

Michael Balcon presents....a lifetime of films..

by Michael Balcon

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,239p. :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21161014M

The International Film Industry by Thomas H. Guback; Michael Balcon Presents A Lifetime of Films (pp. ) Review by: Calvin Pryluck.   Michael Balcon, 'The Ealing Comedies', Michael Balcon Presents A Lifetime of Films (London: Hutchinson, ), pp. Case Study: 'Carry On' Films 86 a. James Chapman, 'A Short History of the Carry On Films', in Larraine Porter and Ian Hunter (eds.), British Comedy Cinema (London and New York: Routledge, ), pp. b.

Dead of Night () Although Dead of Night () wasn't the first horror anthology film the German silent Das Wachsfigurenkabinett (Waxworks, ) beat it to the punch by twenty years it is widely considered the granddaddy of this storied subset of fright at Ealing Studios, known for their early documentaries and later a string of witty and eminently British comedies . Clynton, Lionel, "Michael Balcon of Ealing," in British Film Year-book –8, edited by Peter Noble, London, Dickinson, Thorold, "The Work of Sir Michael Balcon at Ealing Studios," in The Year's Work in the Film , edited by Roger Manvell, London,

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Reginald Poynton Baker, MC, FCA, FRSA, (19 July – 31 January ), was a British film producer and a major contributor to the development of the British film with his younger brother Leslie Forsyth, he played a decisive role in establishing Ealing was the father of Conservative MP Peter died in Australia aged His book Michael Balcon Presents A Lifetime of Films was published in He was knighted for his services to the industry in Balcon was born and educated in Birmingham.

He founded Gainsborough Pictures Ltd. inwas director of production for Gaumont-British, director and producer at Ealing Studios, and chairman of British Lion.

George Dixon (–) was a councillor, mayor, and MP in Birmingham. One of his first actions after being elected mayor in was to hold a conference to discuss the lack of education for children.

Balcon, Sir Michael Elias (–), film producer, was born on 19 May at Summer Lane, Edgbaston, Birmingham, the youngest son and fourth of five children of Louis Balcon (c–) and his wife, Laura Greenberg (c–).His parents, Jewish immigrants from eastern Europe, had met in England. Louis Balcon described himself as a tailor, but seems.

Books: Balcon, Michael, Michael Balcon Presents A Lifetime of Films, London, Hutchinson, Durgnat, Raymond, A Mirror For England, London, Faber & Faber. ByBalcon had produced his first film, Woman to Woman (starring Clive Brook) in He founded the Gainsborough Pictures company in and became head of Ealing Studios in the late s.

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What we see in Passport to Pimlico, however, is a singularly Ealingesque version of reality, informed by Producer Michael Balcon's pursuit of "Britishness" within the unique self-defining parameters of the "British Film." The film becomes a vehicle by which the British may actually experience their fantasies and dreams only to find that they do.

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Sir Michael Elias Balcon-He was an English film producer, known for his work with Ealing Studios. Balcon had earlier worked for Gainsborough Pictures, Gaumont British and MGM-British. Born in Birmingham, Balcon was the youngest son and fourth of five children of Louis Balcon (c–) and his wife, Laura (née.

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b. September 8,Boston, USA d. DecemLos Angeles, USA filmography bibliography articles in Senses web resources Alexander Mackendrick was born in Boston, Massachusetts in and grew up in Glasgow, Scotland.

In the s, as an art director for the J. Walter Thompson Advertising firm, he designed layouts for a variety [ ]. Read this WITH the Balcon autobiography Michael Balcon Presents A Lifetime in Films () and you will get a great picture of the period. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

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