Encyclopedia of film directors in the United States of America and Europe

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K.G. Saur , München, New Providence
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Statementedited by Alfred Krautz; in cooperation with Hille and Joris Krautz.
ContributionsKrawc, Alfred., Krautz, Hille., Krautz, Joris.
LC ClassificationsPN1998 .E49 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1181273M
ISBN 103598215010
LC Control Number94168931

Encyclopedia of film directors in the United States of America and Europe. München ; New Providence: K.G. Saur, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alfred Krawc; Hille Krautz; Joris Krautz.

Encyclopedia of Film Directors in the USA and Europe: Crime Films to Krautz, Alfred: : Books. 1 Used from $Author: Alfred Krautz. Also: United States: People: By occupation: Film people / Directors: Film directors.

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A film director controls a film's artistic and dramatic aspects and visualizes the screenplay (or script) while guiding the technical crew and actors in the fulfilment of that director has a key role in choosing the cast members, production design and all the creative aspects of filmmaking.

Under European Union law, the director is viewed as the author of the film. Ephraim Katz's The Film Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive single-volume encyclopedia on film and is considered the undisputed bible of the film industry. Completely revised and updated, this seventh edition features more than 7, A–Z entries on the artistic, technical, and commercial aspects of moviemaking, including:Reviews: A stage actor and director, Michael Gordon broke into films in as a dialogue director, then became a film editor.

He directed his first feature in He started out with low-budget crime thrillers, but in the late s and early s turned out several well-crafted dramas, notably Cyrano. Director | Casablanca Curtiz began acting in and then directing films in his native Hungary in After WWI, he continued his filmmaking career in Austria and Germany and into the early s when he directed films in other countries in Europe.

Moving to the US inhe started making films in Hollywood for Warner. His late work—most of it made in Europe, after his politics made him persona non grata in the United States—was at once sensitive and caustic, composed of deeply personal works like Monsieur Verdoux and A King In New York.

He defined what screen comedy could mean, and how it could affect people. Film in the United States. Motion pictures and large numbers of African Americans arrived in American cities simultaneously in the late nineteenth century. Black Americans came to cities in flight from the southern peonage that had replaced the institution of slavery after the Civil Great Migration in turn coincided with a similar migration from Europe.

History of film - History of film - United States: In the last years of the 20th century and the early years of the 21st century, the idea of “synergy” dominated the motion-picture industry in the United States, and an unprecedented wave of mergers and acquisitions pursued this ultimately elusive concept.

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The cinema of the United States has had a large effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century. The dominant style of American cinema is the classical Hollywood cinema, which developed from to and characterizes most films made there to this Frenchmen Auguste and Louis Lumière are generally credited with the birth of modern cinema, American cinema soon.

Encyclopedia of Television Film Directors brings attention to the directors of these productions, citing every director of stand alone long-form television programs: made for TV movies, Each of the nearly 2, entries provides a brief career sketch of the director, his or her notable works, awards, and a.

produced 75 percent of the films made in the united states and generated 90 percent of the the movie industry's total gross revenues. first introduced by the motion picture producers and distributors of america. talented directors of capra, cukor, ford, hawks, hitchcock, sturges and welles.

Ephraim Katz's The Film Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive one-volume encyclopedia on film and is considered the undisputed Bible of the movie industry.

With up-to-date additions, this fifth edition features more than 7, A-Z entries on/5(11). Hollywood blacklist, list of media workers ineligible for employment because of alleged communist or subversive ties, generated by Hollywood studios in the late s and ’50s.

In the anticommunist furor of post-World War II America, many crusaders targeted the media as a site of subversive infiltration. American colonies, also called thirteen colonies or colonial America, the 13 British colonies that were established during the 17th and early 18th centuries in what is now a part of the eastern United colonies grew both geographically along the Atlantic coast and westward and numerically to 13 from the time of their founding to the American Revolution (–81).

CSA - The Casting Society of America is a united professional society of theatrical Casting Directors in film, television, and theatre in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia and South Africa.

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DGC - Directors Guild of Canada; DirectorsUK - British film and television directors. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Film directors from the United States.: Subcategories. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.

It served as a record of my passion for film and in many ways a record of my life.

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The United States is among the biggest film industries in the world in general but also in terms of tickets sold per year, ranking behind China and India. Movie ticket sales in the United States.

In Europe, films are advertised through the name of the director as well as the stars. This emphasis on basic creative talent is beginning to receive recognition in America, but only a few directors, such as George Stevens, John Huston, and Stanley Contemporary" is an overview of African-American film in the United States since the mids.

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s: Film and TheaterAlthough many people and businesses suffered during the Great Depression (–41), the movie industry did not. In fact, the years of the s are considered the golden era of Hollywood cinema.

Eighty-five million people a week crowded movie theaters across America to escape their sometimes desperate financial situations.

2 days ago  James Baldwin, American essayist, novelist, and playwright whose eloquence and passion on the subject of race in America made him an important voice, particularly in the late s and early s, in the United States and, later, through much of western Europe. First African American to formally practice medicine: James Derham, who did not hold an M.D.

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United States. United States of America. CAPITAL: Washington, D.C. (District of Columbia). FLAG: The flag consists of 13 alternate stripes, 7 red and 6 white; these represent the 13 original colonies. Fifty 5-pointed white stars, representing the present number of states in the Union, are placed in 9 horizontal rows alternately of 6 and 5 against a blue field in the upper left corner of the flag.

Roman Polanski is a Polish film director, producer, writer and actor. Having made films in Poland, Britain, France and the USA, he is considered one of the few truly international filmmakers.

Roman Polanski was born in Paris in His parents returned to Poland from France inthree years. Alejandro González Iñárritu (ih-nyar-ee-too), born August 15th,is a Mexican film director. González Iñárritu is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director.

He is also the first Mexican-born.The FBI is headed by a director, who was originally appointed by the attorney general. Legislation enacted in empowered the president of the United States, subject to the advice and consent of the Senate, to appoint the director to a year term.

Question: Which is the only state in the United States to be split into two large land segments?While the injunction has since been lifted a few years after the suit was settled and the film is no longer banned per se, a legal dispute with investor Robert S.

Minton continues to hold up the release. The Disinformation Book of Lists and The Times have characterized The Profit as a "banned film" in the United States. Hillary: The Movie.