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Rotha, Paul 1907-1984

Overview
Works: 118 works in 508 publications in 9 languages and 7,374 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Diaries  Biography  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Recipient, Director, Honoree, Dedicatee, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: PN1993.5.A1, 791.4309
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Most widely held works by Paul Rotha
The film till now : a survey of world cinema by Paul Rotha( Book )
101 editions published between 1930 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Review of cinema's beginnings with concentration on the few great film-making nations, America, Britain, France, Germany and Russia. Discussions also include new nations in the film like Japan and India
Documentary film; the use of the film medium to interpret creatively and in social terms the life of the people as it exists in reality by Paul Rotha( Book )
86 editions published between 1936 and 1975 in 4 languages and held by 1,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The innocent eye : the life of Robert J. Flaherty by Arthur Calder-Marshall( Book )
16 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rotha on the film; a selection of writings about the cinema by Paul Rotha( Book )
23 editions published between 1958 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert J. Flaherty, a biography by Paul Rotha( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biography of filmmaker who produced "Nanook of the North" among other films
Films of fact : a history of science in documentary films and television by Tim Boon( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Britain has long been recognised for its proud contribution to documentary cinema, yet its tradition of scientific and medical documentaries remains poorly documented. This is the first in-depth history of the genre
Movie parade, 1888-1949; a pictorial survey of world cinema by Paul Rotha( Book )
12 editions published in 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celluloid; the film to-day by Paul Rotha( Book )
12 editions published between 1931 and 1933 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Television in the making by Paul Rotha( Book )
9 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movie parade by Paul Rotha( Book )
13 editions published between 1936 and 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covent Garden drollery by A. B( Book )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Das Leben von Adolf Hitler ( Visual )
24 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in English and German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses rarely seen archival footage to examine Hitler's early life, his rise to power, and eventual fall
Land of promise the British documentary movement 1930-1950 by BFI Film and Video Distribution( Visual )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Featuring 40 films ... this extensive collection is a major retrospective of the British documentary-film movement during its period of greatest influence. These films--many of which are available here for the first time since their original release--capture the spirit and strength, concerns and resolve of Britain and its people before, during and after the Second World War" (container)
Portrait of a flying Yorkshireman : letters from Eric Knight in the United States to Paul Rotha in England by Eric Knight( Book )
3 editions published in 1952 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eisenstein, 1898-1948 by Society for Cultural Relations with the USSR (Great Britain)( Book )
5 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nederlandse oorlogsklassiekers II ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2013 in Dutch and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filming for amateurs by Paul Burnford( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Soviet influence from Turksib to Night mail ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1929 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the early 1930's, Soviet propaganda films profoundly influenced the emerging luminaries of the British documentary film movement, shaping their ideas about film as an art form. In this specially curated edition of both the Blu-ray and the DVD of the film and the extras, Viktor Turin's 1929 classic about the building of the Turkestan-Siberian railway, Turksib, is presented alongside a number of key British documentaries - including the celebrated Night Mail - all of which were made in the wake of Turksib by filmakers whose debt to the film is very much in evidence
De overval / De Kraak en de film / regie Geart de Vries ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in Dutch and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De Leeuwarder gevangenis wordt tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog overvallen door de Friese verzetsbeweging. De documentaire bevat gesprekken met betrokkenen en met de acteurs uit de film Kees Brusse en Piet Römer
World of plenty : the book of the film by Eric Knight( Book )
5 editions published in 1945 in English and German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Fawcett Thompson, Paul Treeve 1907-1984
Rotha, Films of fact : a history of science in documentary films and television / Timothy Boon
Rotha, Pol 1907-1984
Thompson, Paul 1907-1984
Thompson, Paul Treeve Fawcett 1907-1984
بول روثا، 1907-1984
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Languages
English (338)
German (8)
Japanese (5)
Italian (5)
Dutch (2)
Croatian (1)
Chinese (1)
Bulgarian (1)
Spanish (1)
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