WorldCat Identities

Chappell, Robert 1952-

Works: 8 works in 37 publications in 6 languages and 5,549 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Nonfiction films  Trials, litigation, etc  Interviews  Historical reenactments (Motion pictures)  Case studies  Drama  Television comedies  Educational films 
Roles: Cinematographer , Performer, Photographer
Classifications: E840.4.M46, 973.92
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Robert Chappell
The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara by Errol Morris( Visual )

9 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 2,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documental en que se recoge la entrevista del ex-Secretario de Defensa de los Estados Unidos, Robert S. McNamara con el director Errol Morris. El documental cuenta además con conversaciones inéditas de los presidentes John F. Kennedy y Lyndon B. Johnson
The thin blue line by Errol Morris( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in English and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, Randall Adams was wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a Dallas policeman. Errol Morris' documentary exposed the truth of the case and is credited with overturning Adams' conviction
Standard operating procedure by Errol Morris( Visual )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documental sobre los abusos en la cárcel Abu Ghraib de Iraq por parte de miembros del ejército norteamericano
Countdown to zero by Patience Agbabi( Visual )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[The film] traces the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, leaving the world held in a delicate balance that could be shattered by an act of terrorism, failed diplomacy, or a simple accident." -- Container
Tabloid by Errol Morris( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the late 1970s, Miss Wyoming Joyce McKinney became a tabloid staple when she kidnapped her former beau, a Mormon missionary, and tied him to a bed to 'deprogram' his religious beliefs--by having nonstop sex with him. Director Errol Morris follows the salacious adventures of this beauty queen with an IQ of 168 whose single-minded devotion to the man of her dreams led her across the globe, into jail and onto the front page
The 3-movie bold & brave collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faith of my fathers: People know John McCain as a maverick presidential candidate, but before a life in politics, he was an honored naval officer. As a freshman at the Naval Academy, young McCain takes extra razzing because he is the privileged son of a Navy captain. Made tougher by that experience, McCain is soon flying bombing missions over Vietnam. Shot down, he becomes an inmate at the infamous prison camp, the Hanoi Hilton. But beaten, starved and isolated, McCain's honor cannot be taken-- at any price
The Sorceress of Dirah Dongeng dari Dirah( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Indonesian and Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an experimental performance event of Balinese dances and legends, developed by the Javanese performance artist and choreographer Sardono W. Kusumo, working with his group in the village of Teges in Bali. The performance was presented widely in Europe and the US in the 1970s and this film version was produced in Bali in 1992. The film is presented in four sections, each involving myths and legends by which village communities have for generations sought to balance forces of good and evil
Mystic, an American journey( Visual )

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

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.24 (from 0.21 for The fog of ... to 0.75 for Mystic, an ...)

The fog of war : eleven lessons from the life of Robert S. McNamara
Alternative Names
Robert Chappell American cinematographer

Robert Chappell Amerikaans scenarioschrijver

Robert Chappell regista statunitense

Robert Chappell US-amerikanischer Kameramann

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