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Workman, Chuck

Overview
Works: 47 works in 128 publications in 2 languages and 1,788 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Biography  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Children's films  History  Interviews  Experimental films  Film clips  Filmed interviews 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Film editor, Author, Performer, Originator
Classifications: PN1998.3.W45, 332.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Chuck Workman
 
Most widely held works by Chuck Workman
Magician : the astonishing life and work of Orson Welles by Orson Welles( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at the remarkable genius of Orson Welles on the eve of his centenary - the enigma of his career as a Hollywood star, a Hollywood director (for some a Hollywood failure), and a crucially important independent filmmaker. Orson Welles's life was magical: a musical prodigy at age ten, a director of Shakespeare at fourteen, a painter at sixteen, a star of stage and radio at twenty, romances with some of the most beautiful women in the world, including Rita Hayworth
Superstar( Visual )

31 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Academy Award winner, Chuck Workman's stylish and definitive documentary about painter Andy Warhol traces his life from Pittsburgh schoolboy to pop art legend, from advertising illustrator to chronicler of the haunt monde of New York City. The film includes behind-the-scenes looks at "Factory" life and several enigmatic interviews given by Warhol over the years, as well as a dazzling array of images from Warhol's art and films."--Back of container
The source by Philip Guston( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Chuck Workman explores the lives, works and influence of four leading lights of the "Beat Generation" of the 1950s: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs and Neal Cassady. Cutting back and forth between archival footage of his subjects and readings of selections from the authors' works, he creates a fast-paced collage of images that show how the Beats became the dominant counter-cultural movement of the last half of America's 20th century
What is cinema?( Visual )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Workman is best known for creating unforgettable Oscar montage sequences and for his award-winning documentaries. Here he demonstrates his command of cinematic language, creating a visual essay out of clips from films that pushed the boundaries of the art form and gave us ideas of what the future might hold. Includes new and archival interviews with eclectic filmmakers
The source by Chuck Workman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and German and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Filmmaker Chuck Workman explores the lives, works and influence of four leading lights of the "Beat Generation" of the 1950s: Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, William Burroughs and Neal Cassady. Cutting back and forth between archival footage of his subjects and readings of selections from the authors works, he creates a fast-paced collage of images that attempt to show how the Beats became the dominant counter-cultural movement of the last half of America's 20th century
20 movie star films : star studded and celebrity packed( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hazard of hearts: Gambled away by her father, contested by two men and stalked by a a contraband queen, Serena Staverley fights for her life and her love
Coming attractions : the history of the movie trailer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on interviews with trailer makers, film editors, copywriters, directors, marketing executives and scholars of the industry, this documentary examines the historical development, cultural resonance and economic importance of motion picture trailer making. Divided into two parts, the first deals with the development of movie advertising from the days of Edison through the late '50s. The second half deals with the reinvention of the trailer along with the introduction of nonlinear digital editing, then concludes with a brief primer on how trailers are made. Includes a vast array of coming attractions dating back to the silent era
Cuba crossing( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adventurer gets caught up in a plot to kill Fidel Castro
Atlantic City jackpot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland, a young con man kidnaps the two young children of a down on his luck businessman as a shortcut to riches
Precious images( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Famous scenes from motion picture greats are shown
The people's president : man, myth, and the media( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the role of Hollywood film and television in both shaping and reflecting America's views of the presidency. Workman weaves together 130 clips from film, television, news coverage and political cartoons to reveal traits the public treasures in the president and explores the dangers of idealizing or demonizing the president at the expense of understanding the daily grind of governance
Shirley Jones lite aerobic workout by Shirley Jones( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Money by Hannah Höch( Visual )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roland has been playing the numbers and his number is up. He's up to his ears in debt and his neck will be broken if he doesn't make some fast cash
Stoogemania( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young man obsessed with the Three Stooges comes to the point in his life where they are taking over and he sees them in medical offices, on blank walls, and kitchen cabinets. His fiance threatens to break off their wedding, he loses his job, and ends up on Stooge Row. He goes for treatment at a special center which treats Stoogemania, and isn't cured but is happier about his obsession
Pieces of silver( Visual )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Montage of film clips commemorating 100 years of filmmaking since Thomas Edison's letter ordering a roll of film to be used for his first motion picture
Directors at work--the director and the actor( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the relationship between the director and the actor which touches on such issues as method acting, improvisation, the use of surprise tactics, the importance of casting, the actor's ego and spontaneity. Directors King Vidor, Sydney Pollack, Paul Mazursky, Martin Ritt, George Cukor, Martin Scorsese and Alan Pakula are featured together with actors Alan Alda and Charlton Heston. Acting performances illustrated with clips include: Marlon Brando in On the Waterfront and Viva Zapata; Jill Clayburgh in An Unmarried Woman; John Voight and Dustin Hoffman in Midnight Cowboy; Jane Fonda in Klute and Robert De Niro in Taxi Driver
The Director and the image( Visual )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The importance of each individual image or picture in the overall effect of a film is discussed by famous directors and illustrated with various film clips
Die Beat-Generation : wie alles anfing( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the Beats from Allen Ginsberg and Jack Kerouac's meeting in 1944 at Columbia University to the deaths of Ginsberg and William S. Burroughs in 1997. Three actors provide dramatic interpretations of the work of these three writers, and the film chronicles their friendships, their arrival into American consciousness, their travels, frequent parodies, Kerouac's death, and Ginsberg's politicization. (Internet Movie Database, www.imdb.com)
Kill Castro( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuart Whitman stars as a mercenary hired to kill the Cuban dictator. He soon discovers that he will be immediately expendable once the deed is done. --
Understanding and counseling counterculture youth by Chuck Workman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Chuck Workman Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Chuck Workman US-amerikanischer Dokumentarfilmer

Workman, Carl

Чак Уоркмэн

Languages
English (100)

German (1)