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Anderson, Lindsay 1923-1994

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Chariots of fire( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in English and held by 1,435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
This sporting life by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

80 editions published between 1963 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Northern England, the early 1960's. Frank Machin is a coal miner who is mean, tough and ambitious enough to rise up and become an immediate professional rugby star. The rugby league team is run by local employer Weaver. Machin lodges with Mrs. Hammond, whose husband was killed in an accident at Weaver's, but his impulsive and angry nature stop him from being able to reach her as he would like. He becomes increasingly frustrated with his situation. His situation is not helped by the more straightforward enticements of Mrs. Weaver
If--( Visual )

16 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In late 1960s England, Mick Travis and his school chums trump authority at every turn at their boarding school. He finally emerges as violent savior against the draconian games of one-upmanship played by both students and the powers that be
In celebration by David Storey( Visual )

24 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three sons return to the primitive Yorkshire mining town of their birth to celebrate their parents' fortieth wedding anniversary. During the celebration, their submerged hatreds and fears emerge from behind their model blue collar family facade
Chariots of fire by Hugh Hudson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in English and held by 668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a Sunday, refuses to run despite pressure from the Olympic committee. A compromise is reached when a nobleman allows Eric to compete in his 400 meter slot. Eric and Harold win their respective races and go on to achieve fame as missionary and businessman/athletic advocate, respectively
The whales of August by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

27 editions published between 1987 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two elderly sisters who have spent sixty summers on a Maine island together must finally decide whether to give up their family home, independence and life together
About John Ford-- by Lindsay Anderson( Book )

42 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in 7 languages and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse critique de chacun des films de John Ford, le plus grand réalisateur de cinéma américain. Complété par les témoignages d'acteurs, de scénaristes et producteurs qui ont travaillé avec Ford, et de nombreuses photos extraites de ses films
O lucky man! by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

29 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Armed with ambition and a work ethic, coffee salesman hits the road and finds that desire alone can't bring wealth and status. Bonus features include commentary, new feature-length career profile, and vintage featurette
Safety last! by Fred Newmeyer( Visual )

4 editions published in 2013 and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The comic genius of silent star Harold Lloyd is eternal. Chaplin is the sweet innocent, Keaton the stoic outsider, but Lloyd--the modern guy striving for success--is us. And with its torrent of perfectly executed gags and astonishing stunts, Safety Last! is the perfect introduction to him. Lloyd plays a small-town bumpkin trying to make it in the big city, who finds employment as a lowly department-store clerk. He comes up with a wild publicity stunt to draw attention to the store, resulting in an incredible feat of derring-do on his part that gets him started on the climb to success. Laugh-out-loud funny and jaw-dropping in equal measure, Safety Last! is a movie experience par excellence, anchored by a genuine legend
If ... : a film by David Sherwin( Book )

11 editions published between 1969 and 1976 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Making a film; the story of "Secret people." by Lindsay Anderson( Book )

19 editions published between 1952 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home by David Storey( Visual )

22 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Home", follows the interaction of five patients over the course of a single afternoon in the garden of what we can fairly assume is an English mental hospital
Declaration by Tom Maschler( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1959 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If-- by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

74 editions published between 1967 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a British boarding school and three unruly seniors who fail to conform. The students at College House are kept in line by tradition, strict discipline, and prefects. Documents the repressive conditions and the pain of rebelling as it builds to its surreal and violent ending when the students have their day
D.W. Griffith : father of film by Kevin Brownlow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this acclaimed three-part documentary, celebrated film historians Kevin Brownlow and David Gill tell the proud, sad story of D.W. Griffith. The man who first brought artistry and ambition to the movies, and then, having dragged a reluctant American film industry to international prominence, found it had no more use for him. Includes interviews with people who worked with him, his family and extracts of his work
O lucky man! by David Sherwin( Book )

14 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A surrealistic allegory about a young coffee salesman who pushes his way to the top, only to fall and rise again
Humphrey Jennings : film-maker, painter, poet by Mary-Louise Jennings( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Humphrey Jennings was one of Britain's greatest documentary film-makers. A member of the GPO Film Unit and director of canonical films such as Listen to Britain, he was also an acclaimed painter, photographer, poet and writer. This seminal collection of critical essays and archival material explores the life of Jennings and his many artistic works"
Tōkyō monogatari = Tokyo story by Yasujirō Ozu( Visual )

6 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows an aging couple, Tomi and Sukichi, on their journey from their rural village to visit their two married children in bustling, post-war Tokyo. Their reception is disappointing: too busy to entertain them, their children send them off to a health spa. After Tomi falls ill she and Sukichi return home, while the children, grief-stricken, hasten to be with her
Britannia Hospital by Lindsay Anderson( Visual )

35 editions published between 1982 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A farce with an element of deeper social criticism. Takes place in a hospital which comes to resemble Britain at its most chaotic
Free cinema by British Film Institute( Visual )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free Cinema consisted of a group of young film-makers who decided to rebel against the stifling conformity of British cinema in the late fifties and to make their own films outside the confines of 'the system'. This 50th-anniversary compilation of short films about British working class life shows directors expressing personal viewpoints without obligation to subscribe to the technical or social conventions imposed on commercial film-making
 
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Anderson, Lindsay Gordon

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Lindsay Anderson skót filmkritikus, színház- és filmrendező

Lindsay Anderson skót filmkritikus, színház- és filmrendező, 1923-94

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Lindsejs Andersons

Lindsi Anderson

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Линдсей Андерсон

Линдси Андерсон

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앤더슨, 린제이 1923-1994

앤더슨, 린지 1923-1994

アンダースン, リンゼイ

アンダーソン, リンゼイ

リンゼイ・アンダーソン

林赛·安德森

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