WorldCat Identities

Arthur, Paul 1947-2008

Overview
Works: 10 works in 32 publications in 1 language and 3,461 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Social problem films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Film adaptations  History  Film noir  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Crime films 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Paul Arthur
Harlan County U.S.A. by Barbara Kopple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the 1973 Harlan County, Kentucky coal miners' strike against the operators of the Brookside mine and the Duke Power Company, which resulted from the company's refusal to honor the national contract of the United Mine Workers of America when the miners joined the union
Night and the city by Jules Dassin( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two-bit London hustler Harry Fabian aches for a life of ease and plenty. Trailed by an inglorious history of go-nowhere schemes, he stumbles upon a chance of a lifetime in the form of legendary wrestler Gregorius the Great. But there is no easy money in this underworld of shifting alliances, bottomless graft, and pummeled flesh, and soon Fabian learns the horrible price of his ambition
A line of sight : American avant-garde film since 1965 by Paul Arthur( Book )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Optic antics : the amazing cinema of Ken Jacobs( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pat O'Neill : views from Lookout Mountain by Julie Lazar( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Koproduktion mit dem Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica
Optic antics : the cinema of Ken Jacobs by Michele Pierson( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ken Jacobs has been making cinema for more than fifty years. Along with over thirty film and video works, he has created an array of shadow plays, sound pieces, installations, and magic lantern and film performances that have transformed how we look at and think about moving images. He is part of the permanent collections at MoMA and the Whitney, and his work has been celebrated in Europe and the U.S. While his importance is well-recognized, this is the first volume dedicated entirely to him. It includes essays by prominent film scholars along with photographs and personal pieces from artists
Views from Lookout Mountain by Pat O'Neill( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

My own private Idaho by Gus Van Sant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mike y Scott coinciden enl a calle donde se emplean como trabajadores sexuales (homosexuales). El primero vive obsesionado con la búsqueda de su madre, mientras Scott utiliza esta profesión para rebelarse contra un padre dominante. Entre ambos se desarrolla una loca amistad que adquiere tintes trágicos cuando Scott se enamora y Mike comprende que está a punto de perder a la únicaa persona importante en su vida
Warren Sonbert Collection by Warren Sonbert( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Warren Sonbert Collection includes preservation masters of all of Sonbert's completed films as well as 26 original work reels and the equipment he used to make his films. The work reels consist of the original footage from which Sonbert would select images for his finished films; they offer a unique perspective on Sonbert's creative choices. The collection also includes Sonbert's papers. Highlights of these holdings include Sonbert's screenplay materials for Capriccio, his unrealized film adaptation of the Richard Strauss opera; shot lists for several finished films and work reels; extensive documentation of Sonbert's exhibition history; handwritten travel itineraries; manuscripts of Sonbert's original articles; hundreds of published reviews; and unpublished correspondence with other filmmakers, critics and friends, including 1200 postcards
Investigating Mahagonny( Visual )

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

The symposium was presented in conjunction with the screening of Harry Smith's final film, Mahagonny, at the Getty Research Institute. Lectures investigate the creative work of Smith, who was an experimental filmmaker, anthropologist, painter, and musicologist. The symposium closed with a performance of spoken word and song by Patti Smith
 
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