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Macdonald, Kevin 1967-

Overview
Works: 95 works in 411 publications in 7 languages and 11,595 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Military history  Case studies 
Roles: Director, Performer, Compiler, Film editor, Editor, Interviewer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kevin Macdonald
The last king of Scotland by Forest Whitaker ( Visual )
44 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 2,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nick Garrigan has just graduated from medical school in his native Scotland, seeking a change he travels to 1970's era Uganda with the vague but well-intentioned notion of providing aid to the impoverished locals. After aiding newly-appointed dictator Idi Amin in a car collision, Amin asks Nick to serve as his personal physician
State of play ( Visual )
27 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A petty thief and a pizza deliveryman are gunned down in an alley. A US Congressman's assistant falls in front of a subway train - three seemingly unrelated deaths. The dead assistant was the chief researcher for Congressman Stephen Collins, spearheading hearings into the role of private security firm PointCorp. She was also his lover. Cal McAffrey, a rumpled, old-school metro reporter at the Washington Globe is covering the first story. He was Collins' college roommate, and had a brief affair with Anne, Collins' wife. Their personal history may be exploited, as Cal spies a conspiracy waiting to be uncovered. Teamed with aspiring young Globe political blogger Della Frye by his crusty editor, evidence begins to pile up, and new pieces start to fall into place. Leads are run down, supporting reporters are brought in, as Cal and Della work together in an attempt to connect the dots before the clock runs out. Cal will discover at least one truth: when fortunes are at stake, no one's integrity, love, or life is safe
The eagle ( Visual )
30 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca, Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem
Touching the void by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
42 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and French and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1985, two young British friends travelled to a remote corner of Peru. Ambitious mountaineers, their aim was to conquer the unclimbed west face of a notorious 21,000 ft. peak "Siula Grande". Their story has become part of mountaineering legend
Marley by Bob Marley ( Visual )
29 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bob Marley's universal appeal, impact on music history and role as a social and political prophet is both unique and unparalleled. MARLEY is the definitive life story of the musician, revolutionary, and legend, from his early days to his rise to international superstardom. Made with the support of the Marley family, the film features rare footage, incredible performances and revelatory interviews with the people that knew him best
One day in September by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
42 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 995 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the shocking and incredibly true story of the brutal massacre of 11 Israeli athletes by a team of extreme Palestinian terrorists during the 1972 Olympics in Munich, Germany. From terrorist training in Libya to the terrorists sneaking into the Olympic Village to the tension-filled negotiations to the shocking conclusion at a German airport. For the first time, the lone surviving member of that extremist group speaks. Actual video shot during the crisis is used to help tell the story
Life in a day ( Visual )
14 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Multiple languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People from 192 countries submitted more than 80,000 videos to YouTube of personal events that happened in their lives on July 24th, 2010. Over 4,500 hours of contributed footage was sifted through to create this motion picture event
How I live now by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set in the near-future UK; Daisy, an American teenager sent to stay with relatives in the English countryside. Initially withdrawn and alienated, she begins to warm up to her charming surroundings, and strikes up a romance with the handsome Edmund. But on the fringes of their idyllic summer days are tense news reports of an escalating conflict in Europe. As the UK falls into a violent, chaotic military state, Daisy finds herself hiding and fighting to survive
Imagining reality : the Faber book of the documentary by Kevin Macdonald ( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary films are now attracting more popular interest than at almost any time in their history. The aim of this book is to inspire a new generation of film-makers to explore the limitless possibilities of the documentary genre
Emeric Pressburger : the life and death of a screenwriter by Kevin Macdonald ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Hungarian Jew who lived and worked in half a dozen European countries before arriving in Britain in 1935, Pressburger's reputation rests on the series of strikingly original films he made in collaboration with Michael Powell
Chaplin's Goliath in search of Scotland's forgotten star ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life of silent film star Eric Campbell, who appeared in many of Charlie Chaplin's films as a villain. Follows the life of the Scottish actor from Dunoon in Scotland, through his years in the music halls, to his short but intense film career and the bizarre final six months of his life before he was killed in an automobile accident in December 1917
The Chaplin Mutual comedies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring his signature Little Tramp character
Zeroman the complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fair City's beloved postman Les Mutton is the incompetent possessor of superpowers. He dedicates his life to fighting crime, upholding justice and trying to live up to the impossible standards of his dead secret agent dad. He's a superhero that's never afraid to act now and think later, but sometimes he forgets to think at all. He's afraid of nothing-- except of his mom
Howard Hawks American artist ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents an overview of the variety of films Hawks directed and talks with those who worked with him. Includes previously unseen home movies and out-takes from his films
Le dernier roi d'Écosse by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1971. Un jeune médecin écossais part en Ouganda et croise la route d'Idi Amin Dada, le nouvel homme fort du pays qui lui propose de devenir son médecin personnel. Il accepte et rejoint le cercle très fermé du président. Mais il prend rapidement conscience de la folie meurtrière du dictateur. Sa seule issue : fuir. Une traque acharnée commence
La morte sospesa = Touching the void ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Simon e Joe, sono amici, e appassionati di scalate. L'ascesa al picco sembra una passeggiata, tutto fila liscio, solo qualche problema dovuto agli agenti atmosferici. Nella discesa, però, Joe scivola e si rompe la gamba. La situazione è critica, e nella mente dei due passano mille pensieri. Salvarsi da solo e abbandonare il compagno o fare di tutto per salvarlo da morte certa? Improvvisamente una corda si rompe, e Joe precipita in un crepaccio. Solo un miracolo potrà salvarlo. (Mymovies)
Mon meilleur ennemi by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indiqué sur la jaquette : "Kevin Macdonald, réalisateur d'Un jour en Septembre et du Dernier roi d'Écosse, nous révèle, dans un documentaire sans concession, les trois vies barbares de Klaus Barbie. A travers l'itinéraire d'un bourreau, ce film retrace l'histoire secrète du XXe siècle, ses omissions, ses contradictions et ses atrocités : pour comprendre, pour ne pas oublier..."
Jeux de pouvoir by Kevin Macdonald ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2009 in French and English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une jeune femme est retrouvée morte. Rapidement, les médias s'emparent de l'affaire et découvrent que la victime était la maîtresse d'un politicien en vue, Stephen Collins. Cal McCaffrey, journaliste chevronné et ami de longue date de ce dernier, est chargé par sa rédactrice en chef d'enquêter sur ce décès suspect. Il ignore qu'il va être confronté à un complot qui menace les structures mêmes du pouvoir
Humphrey Jennings collection by Humphrey Jennings ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My enemy's enemy = Mon meilleur ennemi ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in French and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentaire over de Duitse oorlogsmisdadiger en later politiek adviseur in Bolivia (1913-1991)
 
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Languages
English (253)
German (13)
French (10)
Multiple languages (9)
Italian (5)
Turkish (1)
Spanish (1)
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